usbfoot

» » Vaughn Nark With The Airmen Of Note - Flying High

Vaughn Nark With The Airmen Of Note - Flying High download flac

music album
Vaughn Nark With The Airmen Of Note - Flying High download flac

Performer: Vaughn Nark
Title: Flying High
Released: 1999
Category: Jazz
Size FLAC: 1359 mb
Size MP3: 1290 mb
Size WMA: 1997 mb
Other formats: WAV ADX AIFF AA APE MOD VOC


Vaughn Nark is a trumpet showman along the lines of Maynard Ferguson or Jon Faddis. He’s featured here with an Air Force big band called The Airmen of Note. Nark’s penchant for high-note theatrics is immediately apparent on the opener, a fast latin arrangement of Dizzy Gillespie’s "Lorraine. His control and accuracy is no less dazzling on fluegelhorn, as is demonstrated on the Freddie Hubbard ballad "Brigitte. Nark is flashy alright, but can he swing?

For two decades, until his retirement in 1993, trumpeter Vaughn Nark was the mainspring of one of the world’s leading contemporary Jazz ensembles, the . Air Force Airmen of Note.

The undated music on this CD features the remarkable trumpet virtuoso Vaughn Nark with the Airmen of Note, probably from around the 1985-1991 period. Nark is an explosive player who is certainly not shy to hit screaming high notes, so one has to be prepared for his constant blasts. This disc collects together some of his main features with the Air Force big band including "Lorraine," "Red Clay," "It Could Happen to You," "Cherokee," and even "White Christmas

The undated music on this CD features the remarkable trumpet virtuoso Vaughn Nark with the Airmen of Note, probably from around the 1985-1991 period. This disc collects together some of his main features with the Air Force big band including "Lorraine," "Red Clay," "It Could Happen to You," "Cherokee," and even "White Christmas.

The Airmen of Note is the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force and part of the United States Air Force Band. Created in 1950 to carry on the tradition of Major Glenn Miller's Army Air Corps dance band, the "Note" is a touring big band that has attracted 18 professional jazz musicians from across the United States.

Vaughn Nark devoted almost 20 years to playing trumpet for the Airmen of Note, the distinguished jazz band of the . During his time with the ensemble from the early '70s until 1993, when he retired, he held the positions of jazz trumpeter and lead trumpeter. A fine example of Nark's trumpet playing can be heard on the Airmen of Note CD Flying High. Nark, who also plays the trombone and flügelhorn, played for the Olympics when the games were held in Atlanta, and at the premiere performance of the Jazz Masterworks Orchestra at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, . After high school, the Pennsylvania native headed to Washington, . where an audition resulted in his joining the United States Air Force Band, and later the Airmen of Note. Although retired from the jazz ensemble, he is still active on the music scene.

Vaughn Nark, one of the hottest jazz trumpeters today, sounds incredible. This time as the Lead Trumpeters and member of the United Air Force Airmen of Note (literally some of the best players in the world) for which he played with for 20 years. This is a collection of the best of the best of Vaughn's tenure with the group. Brace yourself and be prepared to be blown away. TRACK LISTING: . orraine . idal Breeze . rigitte . ed Clay . hite Christmas . on Alma . ight Clouds . entri-Fusion . t Could Happen To You 1. herokee. Sample this album Artist (Sample).

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Lorraine
Composed By – D. Gillespie*
6:44
2 Tidal Breeze
Composed By – Harold Danko
7:15
3 Brigitte
Composed By – Freddie Hubbard
4:49
4 Red Clay
Composed By – Freddie Hubbard, Mark Murphy
6:06
5 White Christmas
Composed By – Irving Berlin
4:58
6 Con Alma
Composed By – D. Gillespie*
5:30
7 Night Clouds
Composed By – Mike Crotty
8:18
8 Centri-Fusion
Composed By – Mike Crotty
5:44
9 It Could Happen To You
Composed By – Jimmy Van Heusen
4:28
10 Cherokee
Composed By – Ray Noble
4:47
11 My Funny Valentine
Composed By – Rogers & Hart*
5:15

Companies, etc.

  • Engineered At – Bias Studios
  • Mastered At – Airshow Mastering

Credits

  • Bass – Paul Henry , Steve Rigazzi (tracks: 11), Tom Williams
  • Cello – Chris Moehlenkamp, Lauria Riley
  • Design [Package Design] – Dan Traynor
  • Double Bass – Karl Heikkinen
  • Drums – Claude Askew, George Honfa, Randy Drake (tracks: 11)
  • Engineer – Bob Dawson
  • French Horn – Johnny Woody*, Dan Culpepper*, Winston DeShields*, Paul Fisher
  • Guitar – Rick Whitehead, Wayne Wilkinsen*
  • Mastered By – Charlie Pilzer
  • Mixed By – Bob Dawson, Dave Steinmeyer, Mike Crotty, Pete Barenbregge, Vaughn Nark
  • Percussion – Bud Berthold (tracks: 11), Patrick Shrieves
  • Photography By – David Deal
  • Piano – Joe Cartwright (tracks: 11), Mike Rubin , Sydney Lehman
  • Producer – Vaughn Nark
  • Saxophone – Andy Axelrad, Charles Wicker (tracks: 11), Dave Battaglia (tracks: 11), Don New*, Doug Gately, Gene Gaydos, Joe Eckert, Larry Panella (tracks: 11), Lee Lachman, Pete Barenbregge, Saul Miller, Tim Eyermann, Tom Luer
  • Trombone – Dave Morgan , Dave Steinmeyer, Doug Elliott , Dudley Hinote, Gary Hall , Joe Jackson , Paul Rawlins, Rick Lillard, Ron Wilkins (tracks: 11), Stephen Hoy (tracks: 11)
  • Trumpet – Bruce Gates, Jeff Holmes (tracks: 11), Jimmy Lay, Ken Smukal, Kevin Sharp (tracks: 11), Larry Trautman, Rich Haering, Rich Sigler, Sonny Hill (tracks: 11)
  • Viola – Don Harrington*, Judith Thompson, Paul Swantek, Sharon Bingham*, Victoria Pride
  • Violin – David Swanson , Dustin Saam, James Queen, Jane Bockenek, Mark Helm , Octavian Slima, Robert Waugh, Ruth Truncale, Tim Kidder*, Bill Slusser*
  • Vocals – Bobbie McCleary, Vaughn Nark

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 099402240923

Related at Vaughn Nark With The Airmen Of Note - Flying High FLAC albums

Freddie Hubbard - Open Sesame download flac

Freddie Hubbard - Open Sesame album download...

Released: 1960
Country: US
Style: Hard Bop, Modal
Freddie Hubbard - The Best Of Freddie Hubbard download flac

Freddie Hubbard - The Best Of Freddie Hubbard album download...

Released: 1989
Country: USA & Canada
Style: Hard Bop
Freddie Hubbard - Blue Spirits download flac

Freddie Hubbard - Blue Spirits album download...

Released: 2015
Country: US
Style: Post Bop
Freddie Hubbard - Ballads download flac

Freddie Hubbard - Ballads album download...

Released: 1997
Country: US