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The Road Less Traveled by Knoxville Jazz Orchestra

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Album Title: The Road Less Traveled
Label: Blue Canoe Records
Released: 2019

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A whole organism display of organised order and chaos, with dazzling restraint and release. Unified brass and horns never disappoint.

About the Album

The Knoxville Jazz Orchestra (now in its twentieth year), releases an incredible album produced by Donald Brown and Vance Thompson titled, "The Road Less Traveled". Featuring guest performances by Carmen Bradford, Eric Reed, Gregory Tardy, and Michael Dease.

Track Listing

Rhythm-A-Ning; Grew's Tune; What The World Needs Now; The Peacocks; Tumbling Tumbleweeds; The Road Less Traveled; Back Down In Lu Easy Anna; The Tennessee Waltz; Woody'N You; Monk's Mood; Ask Me Now; At Last

Personnel

Additional Personnel

Vance Thompson: director, co-producer; Tommy Sauter: bass; Keith Brown: drums; Mark Tucker: woodwinds; David King: woodwinds; Bernell Jones: alto saxophone; Greg Tardy: tenor saxophone; Will Boyd: woodwinds; Tom Johnson: woodwinds; Alex Thompson: clarinet; Michael Wyatt: trumpet; Stewart Cox: trumpet; Tom Fox: trumpet; Michael Spirko: trumpet; Kevin Williams: trumpet; Tom Lundberg: trombone; Don Hough: trombone; Chris MacTavish: trombone; Brad McDougall: trombone; Donald Brown: co- producer; Paul Jones: recording engineer; Mischa Goldman: recording engineer; Tom Backus: mixing engineer; Bob Katz: mastering engineer; Thomas Heflin: graphic design, trumpet; Eric Reed: piano; Bill Swann: piano

Date featured

January 21, 2020

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