|For Ella Latin Jazz Single achieved Number One Status on Canadian Jazz Charts March 2004 and continues to recieve high rankings on Terrestrial Broadcast Radio Air Play around the world in 39 Countries.
The 3 time Nominated album For Ella Latin Jazz Songs was composed in 1999, Recorded between April – March 2001, and Release to a Sold Out Audience at the 138 Seat Yardbird Suite in Edmonton. The Line Up outside was so Great the Yardbird Suite added 8 more seats at the very back of the Venue.
The Uptown Musicians all went to MacEwan University together and rehearsed only Once at Jeari’s Home Studio in Millwoods before Recording the album Live Off The Floor in One Take.
Yes,.. the Guide Vocals were re-done and the Composer Took a Back Seat to the Vocalist Who Recorded the Hit Album once all instruments were recorded.
The Musical Friendships were so strong on this Recording of For Ella Latin Jazz Songs that Reheasing was almost not required. However, we did spend two hours rehearsing at Jeari’s Studio.
There is No Audio Tuning, Second Kicks at the Can, Re-Dos, Re-takes,.. What You hear is what happened on the floor that Afternoon.
A Full Horn Section & Percussions filled out all of the For Ella Latin Jazz Songs.
For Ella Latin Jazz Single, 9 Best Classic For Ella Sheet Music Songs Jazz Guitar Canadian Guitarist Band Charts Aboriginal Music Awards Nominee Blues Album.