On January 11, 2005, “High Note” label released “I Remember Brother Ray”, the 34th David “Fathead” Newman album. It was recorded in August 2004, at “Van Gelder Studio” in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, and was produced by David “Fathead” Newman and Houston Person. The album was paying tribute to his bandleader and mentor Ray Charles.
David “Fathead” Newman – tenor saxophone
John Hicks – piano
Steve Nelson – vibraphone
John Menegon – bass
Winard Harper – drums
Hit the Road Jack – Percy Mayfield
Georgia On My Mind – Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell
When Your Lover Has Gone – Einar Aaron Swan
Drown in My Tears – Henry Glover
‘Deed I Do – Fred Rose, Walter Hirsch
It Had to Be You – Isham Jones, Gus Kahn
Ruby – Mitchell Parish, Heinz Roemheld
Them That Got (I Ain’t Got Nothing Yet) – Ray Charles, Ricci Harper
On August 21, 2001, “ECM” label released “Not for Nothin’”, the thirteenth Dave Holland album. It was recorded in September 2000, at “Avatar Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Dave Holland.
On April 4, 1998, “ECM” label released “Points of View”, the first Dave Holland’s Quintet, and eleventh Dave Holland album overall. It was recorded in September 1997, at “Avatar Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Dave Holland.
On April 15, 1996, “Verve” label released “Number Two Express”, the second Christian McBride studio album. It was recorded in 1995 at “Clinton Recording Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Richard Seidel and Don Sickler.
Christian McBride– upright and electric bass
Kenny Barron– piano
Chick Corea– piano
Gary Bartz– alto saxophone
Kenny Garrett– alto saxophone
Steve Nelson – vibes
Mino Cinelu– percussion
Jack DeJohnette– drums
Jim Anderson– recording
All tracks by Christian McBride, except where noted.