Carmen Staaf enlists a star-studded ensemble to interpret her extraordinary arrangements of jazz classics and originals. Featuring vocals, horns, bass, drums, kora and percussion, this diverse group explores familiar songs with creativity, grace and innovation.
Nicole Zuraitis - voice
Dave Ballou - trumpet/flugelhorn
Kris Allen - alto saxophone
Carmen Staaf - piano/arrangements/composition
Jonathan Michel - bass
George Schuller - drums
Foday Musa Suso - kora (track 2)
Rogerio Boccato - pandeiro, shaker, triangle, bucket percussion (track 4)
Engineered and mixed by Michael Perez-Cisneros
Recorded at Peter Karl Studio in Brooklyn on January 2, 2015
Mixed at Big Orange Sheep in Brooklyn
Out now on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon, Google Play, and more!