On October 17, 1995, “Verve” label released “High Life”, the twentieth Wayne Shorter album. It was recorded in 1995, at Bill Schnee’s studio in North Hollywood, and was produced by Marcus Miller. In 1997, “High Life” won the “Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album”.
Wayne Shorter – tenor, soprano, alto and baritone saxophones
Rachel Z – piano, synthesizers, sound design, sequencing
David Gilmore – electric guitar
Marcus Miller – bass guitar, bass clarinet, rhythm programming
On February 11, 2003, “Warner Bros” label released “Vertical Vision”, the sixth Christian McBride album. It was recorded in June 2002, at “Right Track Recording” in New York City, and was produced by Christian McBride.
Christian McBride – upright and electric bass
Ron Blake– soprano and tenor saxophone, flute
Geoffrey Keezer– piano, keyboards
Terreon Gully– drums
David Gilmore– acoustic and electric guitar
Danny Sadownick – percussion
Joe Ferla – recording, mixing
All tracks by Christian McBride, except where noted.