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They Say There Are Beautiful Trees by Joseph Herbst

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Album Title: This is Our Environment
Label: Next Level
Released: 2021

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About the Album

Opening the album, “They Say There Are Beautiful Trees” starts soft with a simple motif, drawing the listener in as the music gradually builds to a lush melody with all members of the band. As the music simmers down following this first section, a dialogue begins between Liany Mateo’s bass solo and Luther Allison’s piano comping, launching a second more dramatic gradual build in excitement and intensity until the song’s conclusion with a soft statement from the opening melody.

Track Listing

They Say There Are Beautiful Trees; Momma Nature (ft. Dasan Ahanu); Solastalgia; Mama E (ft. Cynthia ‘THiA’ Sharpe); Is This My Fault?; Erring of the Revolution Pt. 1 (ft. Yexandra 'Yex' Diaz); Makes No Cents; Erring of the Revolution Pt. 2 (ft. Yexandra 'Yex' Diaz); Iron Eyes; LEGACY (ft. RaShad Eas); Estrange Us; Communion (ft. RaShad Eas); Simple Life (ft. RaShad Eas); Visions of Freedom.

Personnel

Joseph Herbst
Joseph Herbst

saxophone

Evan Taylor

trumpet

Luther Allison
Luther Allison

keyboards

Aubrey Johnson
Aubrey Johnson

voice / vocals

Additional Personnel

Peter Martin: guitar; RaShad Eas: spoken word; Dasan Ahanu: spoken word; Cynthia ‘THiA’ Sharpe: spoken word; Yexandra 'Yex' Diaz: spoken word.

Date featured

February 3, 2021

This track appears by permission of the contributing artist and/or record company.
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