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CD Releases From James Bazen

The USA Canteen "Swingin' With the Sisters"
A mini CD that authentically recreates the wonderful sound of the Andrews Sisters at the height of their career. This swingin' band is sure to unleash your inner jitterbug.
Released 2006.

The James Bazen Big Band "The Wednesday Night Pizza Band"
Unique and exciting arrangements that build on the best of artists such as Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Stan Kenton, Count Basie, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Chick Corea, Frank Sinatra, Jimi Hendrix, Carlos Santana, Bob Marley, Claude Debussy, J. S. Bach, and even Celtic folk artists.
Released 2002.

The James Bazen Big Band "Merry Christmas Take One":
A swinging CD with hot arrangements of favorite holiday tunes.
Released 2000.

The James Bazen Big Band "Tonight He's Mine":
Originally released on Seaside Recordings. This CD showcases James Bazen's arranging talents coupled with some of Washington, DC's best musicians and vocalists.
Release 1997.

The James Bazen Quintet "Stranger Things":
Includes 6 originals and one standard. Contemporary jazz at it's best!
Released 1992.

Read the Gazette's feature article on JBBB at Paisanos.

Recordings Produced/Engineered By James Bazen

Patrice "Shine":
Rock and roll, pop, rap all executed by a screaing tight band.
Released February 2012

GHz "There's Trouble Coming":
This rockin' power trio burns through classic psychedelic covers as well as groovin' originals.
Released February 2009

Jonathan Newmark "Trios and Duos: Chamber Music 1993 - 2001":
Intense and emotional chamber music from one of DC's most innovative classical composers.
Released September 2008.

The Larry Brown Trio "Peace":
10 great standards from pianist Larry Brown.
Released December 2007.

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