New Works Celebration

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ken Dryden
This stunning release features the recording debut of Bob Brookmeyer's New Art Orchestra, made up mostly of young Europeans recruited by the valve trombonist while touring the Continent. The four-part suite "Celebration" was originally written as a feature for the late baritone sax great Gerry Mulligan for a special concert in 1994, two years before his death. Scott Robinson fills Mulligan's role admirably on this initial recording of this extended work, and Brookmeyer's incredible voicings within the haunting ballad movement "Remembering" are also worth noting. The tracks following the suite are a diverse lot, but all of them merit strong praise. The leader's solo on the ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ken Dryden
This stunning release features the recording debut of Bob Brookmeyer's New Art Orchestra, made up mostly of young Europeans recruited by the valve trombonist while touring the Continent. The four-part suite "Celebration" was originally written as a feature for the late baritone sax great Gerry Mulligan for a special concert in 1994, two years before his death. Scott Robinson fills Mulligan's role admirably on this initial recording of this extended work, and Brookmeyer's incredible voicings within the haunting ballad movement "Remembering" are also worth noting. The tracks following the suite are a diverse lot, but all of them merit strong praise. The leader's solo on the closer, "Boom Boom," demonstrates that his playing is as exciting as ever. Highly recommended!
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/14/1999
  • Label: Challenge
  • UPC: 608917006629
  • Catalog Number: 70066
  • Sales rank: 95,197

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Celebration Jig - New Art Orchestra (2:31)
  2. 2 Celebration Slow Dance - New Art Orchestra (8:23)
  3. 3 Celebration Remembering - New Art Orchestra (10:59)
  4. 4 Celebration Two And - New Art Orchestra (10:16)
  5. 5 Idyll - New Art Orchestra (9:37)
  6. 6 Duets - New Art Orchestra (12:45)
  7. 7 Cameo - New Art Orchestra (4:28)
  8. 8 Boom Boom - New Art Orchestra (9:32)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Bob Brookmeyer Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Primary Artist
Scott Robinson Baritone Saxophone
John Hollenbeck Drums
John Engels Trumpet
Ludwig Nuss Trombone
Edward Partyka Bass Trombone
Nils Van Haften Tenor Saxophone
Kris Goessens Piano
Christopher Dell Percussion
Ralf Hesse Trumpet
New Art Orchestra Track Performer
Thorsten Benkenstein Trumpet
Sebastian Strempel Trumpet
Marko Lackner Alto Saxophone
Ansgar Striepens Trombone
Ingmar Heller Bass
Technical Credits
Bob Brookmeyer Producer, Audio Production
Carlos Albrecht Engineer
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