Litchfield Jazz Festival & Jazz Camp

Teaching Artists

Teaching Artists

Best Of CD

Volume 1:

Compilation Project Conceived and Produced by Onaje Allan Gumbs. Additional file transfers by James P. Nichols and Mem Nahadr at FreeDread Studios, Bronx, NY

Mastered by Owen Muir

Miami Jazz Machine - Jean Caze

Jean Caze - trumpet
Troy Roberts - tenor saxophone
Andrew Fisher - keyboards
Eric England - bass

 

 

Pieces of Myself - Jen Allen
Jen Allen - piano
Dave Baron - bass
Lee Fish - drums
Kris Allen - alto saxophone
Josh Evans - trumpet
Andrew Renfroe - guitar

Song For Mother - Don Braden

Don Braden - alto flute
Nick Rolfe - keyboards
Gary Foote - bass
Karl Lathan - drums (co-leader)

Fortuna - Roni Ben-Hur

Roni Ben-Hur - guitar
Ronnie Matthews - piano
Rufus Reid - bass
Lewis Nash - drums
Steve Kroon - percussion

Alone - Marcus McLaurine

Marcus McLaurine - bass
Peter Brainin - saxophones
Noah Haidu - piano
Steve Johns - drums

Niwot - Beck Burger

Beck Burger - piano
Ross Martin - guitar
John Grigsby - bass
Mike Thies - drums
Nic Cowels - flute
Samir Zarif - soprano sax
Jeremy Viner- alto sax, clarinet
Mike Kammers- tenor sax

Galapagos - Dave Stryker

Dave Stryker - guitar
Mulgrew Miller - piano
Robert Hurst - bass
Victor Lewis - drums

Remember Their Innocence - Onaje Allan Gumbs

Onaje Allan Gumbs - piano
Kenny Davis - bass
Billy Kilson - drums
Lenny Argese - acoustic guitar
Roger Byam - soprano sax

Little Felix - Joris Teepe

Joris Jeepe - acoustic bass
Don Braden - tenor sax
Alex Sipiagin - trumpet
Robin Eubanks - trombone
Freddie Bryant - acoustic guitar
David Berkman - keyboards
Ralph Peterson - drums

Sungbird - Helen Sung

Helen Sung - piano
Marcus Strickland - saxophones
Reuben Rogers - bass
Nasheet Waits - drums
Samuel Torres - percussion

Inner Peace - Albert Rivera

Albert Rivera - saxophones
Jean Caze - trumpet
Zaccai Curtis - piano
Luques Curtis - bass
Nathan Jolley - drums

Tomes - Mario Pavone

Mario Pavone - bass
Tony Malaby - tenor & soprano saxophones
Jimmy Greene - tenor & soprano saxophones
Peter Madsen - piano
Gerald Cleaver - drums

 

Volume 2

Compilation Project Conceived and Produced by Onaje Allan Gumbs. Additional file transfers by James P. Nichols and Mem Nahadr at FreeDread Studios, Bronx, NY

Mastered by Owen Muir

Running Man - Avery Sharpe

Avery Sharpe - bass
Onaje Allan Gumbs - piano
Yoron Israel - drums

Passive Cloud - Caroline Davis

Caroline Davis - alto Saxophone
Mike Allemana - guitar
Matt Ferguson - bass
Jeremy Cunningham - drums

Delta - Peter McEachern

Peter McEachern - trombone
Thomas  Chapin - alto & baritone saxophones
Mario Pavone - acoustic bass
James Finegan - trumpet
Steve Johns - drums

Malinda - Steve Johns

Steve Johns - drums
Peter Bainin - saxophones
Noah Haidu - piano
Marcus McLaurine - acoustic bass

To the Hive (feat. Nandini Srikar) - Nicole Zuraitis

Nicole Zuraitis - voice/ piano
Dan Pugach - drums
Scott Colberg - acoustic bass
Nandini Srikar - Carnatic vocals

Give - Julian Shore

Julian Shore - piano
Alexa Barchini - vocals
Kurt Rosenwinkel - guitar
Phil Donkin - bass
Tommy Crane - drums
Billy Buss - trumpet
Godwin Louis - alto sax
Andrew Hadro - baritone sax

Relentless Motion - Nick Roseboro

Nick Roseboro - trumpet
Jarod Kashkin - piano
Travis Reuter - guitar
Jorge Roeder - bass
Rogerio Boccato - drums & percussion

Her All - Yoron Israel

Yoron Israel - drums
Avery Sharpe - bass
Onaje Allan Gumbs - piano
Craig Handy - tenor sax

Sticks 'N Stones - Doug Munro

Doug Munro - guitar
Michael Goetz - bass
Jason "J Dog" Devlin - drums

Saci Perere - Nilson Matta

Nilson Matta - bass
Klaus Mueller - piano
Ze Mauricio - percussion

Due Course - Sean Pentland

Nick Roseboro - trumpet
Caroline Davis - alto sax
Julian Shore - piano
Devin Drobka - drums
Sean Pentland - bass and composition

Heavenly Hours - Gary Smulyan

Gary Smulyan - baritone sax
Mike LeDonne - Hammond B-3
Peter Bernstein - guitar
Kenny Washington - drums

Lava Lamp - George Schuller

George Schuller - drums
Barney McAll - piano
Matt Pavolka - bass

Gotta Go - Claire Daly

Claire Day - baritone sax
Steve Hudson - piano
Mary Ann McSweeney - bass
Peter Grant - drums
Napoleon Maddox - Human Beat Box