Celestial Green Monster
Available in Audiophile 44.1kHz/24bit
|Celestial Green Monster
© 2009 Mutable Music/Big Red Media, Inc.
℗ 2009 Mutable Music/Big Red Media, Inc.
The Green Monster Big Band: Fred Ho (leader/baritone sax); Bobby Zankel, Jim Hobbs (alto sax); Hafez Modirzadeh, Salim Washington (tenor sax); Stanton Davis, Brian Kilpatrick, Amir Elsaffar (trumpet); Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet); Robert Pilkington, Marty Wehner, Richard Harper (trombone); Earl MacIntyre, David Harris (contrabass trombone); Art Hirahara (piano, electronic keyboard); Wes Brown (electric and acoustic bass); Royal Hartigan (drum set)
Guest Artists on "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida": Abraham Gomez-Delgado and Haleh Abghari (vocals); Mary Halvorson (electric guitar)
On Celestial Green Monster, Fred Ho and the Green Monster Big Band - assembled from Ho’s favorite musicians with whom he had the pleasure and honor to work with since embarking upon a professional career in music in the 1980s - perform both original compositions by Ho (“Liberation Genesis”; “Blues to the Freedom Fighters”; “The Struggle for a New World Suite”) as well as arrangements of two pop culture classics (“Spiderman Theme”; “In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida”).