Jeri Brown New Wonderland: The Best Of
- Released: April 24, 2007
- Originally Released: 2007
- Label: Justin Time Records
- 1.No Moon at All
- 2.Orange Colored Sky
- 3.Old Oreleans
- 4.Who's Been Loving You?
- 5.New Wonderland - (previously unreleased)
- 6.Once Upon a Summertime
- 7.Let It Be Me - (previously unreleased)
- 8.Will It Go Round in Circles?
- 11.Fresh Start
- 12.Dark Night of the Soul, The - (previously unreleased)
- 13.Fireflies - (previously unreleased)
Song previews provided courtesy of iTunes
Personnel: Jeri Brown (vocals); Jeri Brown; Yves-Aime Pierre, Gage Pierre, Yves Aim‚ Pierre (vocals); Seamus Blake (guitar, guitars, saxophone); Peter Leitch (guitar, guitars); Eric Kory, Erich Kory (cello); Milton Sealey (piano); Clinton Ryder, Curtis Lundy, Eric Von Essen, Pierre Michelot, Rufus Reid (bass instrument); Dominique Cole, Dominique C“t‚ (drums); Andre Martin, Andre Martin (percussion); Leon Thomas (vocals); Roberto de Brasov (accordion); David Murray (saxophone); Tony Suggs, Simon Sloutsker, Cyrus Chestnut, Jimmy Rowles, John Hicks, Kirk Lightsey, Alain Jean-Marie, Fred Hersch (piano); Avery Sharpe (acoustic bass, electric bass); Grady Tate, John Betsch, Sangoma Everett, Wali Muhammad (drums).
Liner Note Author: Jeri Brown.
Recording information: Studio Victor, Montreal, Canada (2006).
Illustrator: Karen Birdgenaw.
Photographers: Michael Slobodian; Michael P. Lariviere.
One of Canada's most celebrated jazz vocalists, Jeri Brown uses her classically trained voice to mesmerizing effect throughout this entertaining best-of, which showcases her facility with jazz with nicely phrased readings of "No Moon," "Orange Colored Sky," and "Once Upon a Summertime," and in more commercial areas with a fine-tuned, gospel-tinged version of Billy Preston's "Will It Go Round in Circles." She's given expert backing by the likes of the pianist Cyrus Chestnut and the drummer Grady Tate.
Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!
Best of Chicago Garage Bands - The Quill Records Story (CD)(14)
99¢ on SALE
WCBS FM101.1 - Motown, Soul & Great Rock 'N Roll: Rock 'N... (CD)(5)
$4.98 on SALE