to listen to the podcast of one of the concerts from the recent project I arranged and conducted for the WDR Big Band with Avishai Cohen and Eli Degibri.
WDR Podcast Index
Eli Degibri: tenor and soprano saxophones
Avishai Cohen: trumpet
Mike Holober : arranger/conductor
WDR Big Band
January 15, 2014, Bayer Erholungshaus, Leverkusen, Germany
:00 Broadcast Intro
:19 Shoohoo (Eli)
10:57 Moderation - Eli interview
13:43 Cuba (Eli)
24:46 Song For a Dying Country (Avishai)
36:28 Flood (Avishai)
50:30 Mika (Eli)
1:00:29 Moderation - Avishai Interview
1:04:20 Wild, Wild, East (Eli)
1:12:30 One Man's Idea (Avishai)
1:24:27 Israeli Song (Eli)
1:35:36 It Could Have Been Uganda (Avishai)
1:47:43 Ferrera Napoli (Avishai)
1:54: 06 end
for photos of the concert.
If you haven't viewed the Westchester Jazz Orchestra's video
it is beautifully done and a good way to spend 2 minutes.
Read the New York Times Spotlight on the "Flow" premiere here:
View the interview I recently did with Gary Walker of WBGO FM here:
Read the new interview in the March Issue of Jazz Inside Magazine. I talk about composing "Flow" and the upcoming premiere. You can DOWNLOAD IT HERE
Here is the video of one of the concerts I conducted with the HR Big Band on April 20th in Rüsselsheim, Germany. This is a performance of Colin Towne's arrangements of music of the Mahavishnu orchestra with guest artist drummer Billy Cobham.
A Celebration of the Mahavishnu Orchestra
Billy Cobham - drums