Lining Up!

 

with Claire Martin, Mark Nightingale and Don Menza

Sandvika Storband's CD "Lining Up!" was released in April 1999. The CD is featuring Claire Martin vocal, Mark Nightingale trombone og Don Menza tenorsax. Mark Nightingale is composer and arranger for the CD. Don Menza is also featured as composer and is the producer for the CD.

 

Read Jack Bowers review on http://www.allaboutjazz.com/ or a local copy


and from Cadence "... When it comes to big bands, Sandvika spells excellence; add Menza, Nightingale and Martin and that spells pure-blooded excitement."

 


Lining UP cover

1. S´WONDERFUL 5:03
(George & Ira Gershwin arr. Mark Nightingale)
Solo: Mark Nightingale - trb
2. COME TOGETHER 4:20
(Lennon/McCartney, arr. Örjan Fahlström)
Commissioned by NDR Bigband
Solos: Claire Martin - voc, shaker, Frode Kjekstad - g, Helge Lien - p
3. FAVIANA 9:15
(Don Menza)
Solos: Karl Strømme - trp, Birger Carlsen - tr, Helge Lien - p
4. LINING UP! 7:13
(Don Menza)
Solos: Torstein Ellingsen - dr, Don Menza - ts, Frode Kjekstad - g
5. DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES 7:34
(Henry Mancini, arr. Maria Schneider)
Commissioned by Norbotten Bigband
Solos: Mark Nightingale - trb, Marius Haltli - trp
6. ANGEL EYES 7:34
(Earl Brent & Matt Dennis, arr. Don Menza)
Solos: Claire Martin - voc, Don Menza - ts
7. BROADBOTTOM 5:07
(Don Menza)
Solo: Biørn Barlo - ts
8. IN THE CLEAR 7:31
(Mark Nightingale)
Solos: Biørn Barlo - ts, Marius Haltli - trp, Mark Nightingale - trb
9. IF RIGHT WAS WRONG 3:59
(Örjan Fahlström)
Solo: Don Menza - ts
10. ON THE STREET WHERE YOU LIVE 5:04
(Lerner & Lowe, arr. Mark Nightingale)
Solos: Claire Martin - voc, Mark Nightingale - trb

 


Don Menza, producer, tenor sax on track 4, 6, 9

Birger Carlsen, musical director, trombone on track 3

Claire Martin, vocal on track 2, 6, 10

Mark Nughtingale, Trombone on track 1 ,5, 8, 10

Kåre Løchsen, lead alto sax, soprano sax, flute

Marius Revold, alto sax, soprano sax, clarinet

Biørn Barlo, tenor sax, clarinet, flute

Hallvard Nyrud, tenor sax, flute

Jon Bakkelund, baritone sax, bass clarinet

Frank Bordahl, lead trumpet, flugelhorn

Birgit Kjuus, trumpet, flugelhorn

Karl Strømme,trumpet, flugelhorn

Marius Haltli, trumpet, flugelhorn

Tor Pundsnes, trombone

Audun Øksendal, trombone

Bjørn Tveøy, trombone

Øistein Vethe, bass trombone

Frode Kjekstad, guitar

Helge Lien, piano

Helge Ellingsen, bass

Torstein Ellingsen, drums



Produced by Don Menza

Co-produced by Birger Carlsen

Project Coordinators - Frank Brodahl and Torstein Ellingsen

Recorded in February 1999 at Studio 20, NRK, Oslo

Recording Engineers - Arne Kristian Dypvik and Terje Hellem

Mixing Engineer - Jan Erik Tørmoen

Mastered at Masterhuset by Espen Berg

Photos by CF Wesenberg

Design by Jeanette Jansen

Thanks to Schlagerforlaget, Yamaha, Rainbow Hotels, Akershus fylkeskommune
Akershus Fylkeskommune logo

 


 

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