Introducing Cecil Alexander – WAV/MP3 (PRE-ORDER)

by Cecil Alexander

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Release date: September 23rd, 2022

Cecil Alexander’s debut album as a bandleader, featuring Will Gorman on organ and Steven Crammer on drums. Alexander’s playing is steeped in the rich history of the guitarists that have come before him, and he carries this torch into the future, breathing new life and passion into guitar-based jazz.

Ideas and chops and sensitivity. Everything we want to hear and everything we want to play.” – Kurt Rosenwinkel

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  1. Bright Green 6:08
  2. Shug 4:23
  3. Till Then 4:30
  4. 9th Round 4:57
  5. Someday We’ll All Be Free 5:04
  6. Nansen 6:07
  7. Central Park West 5:33
  8. Love You Madly 5:48
  9. Captain Bailey 6:53
  10. Talk Shop (Jonda) 4:50

Cecil Alexander – Electric Guitar
Will Gorman – Hammond B3
Steven Crammer – Drums

Video by Max Lerner

Original compositions (Bright Green, Shug, 9th Round, Nansen, Talk Shop, Captain Bailey) written by Cecil Alexander
Till Then written by Bobby Hutcherson
Someday We’ll All Be Free written by Donny Hathaway & Edward Howard
Central Park West written by John Coltrane
Love You Madly written by Duke Ellington

All arrangements written by Cecil Alexander
Produced by Arreanna Alexander 

Recorded at Sound on Sound Studios, Montclair, NJ, 2022
Recording engineer Chris Gold
Recording assistant Sam Enright

Mixed in Berlin 2022 Mixing engineer Charis Karantzas
Mastered by Guy Sternberg, Berlin 2022
Artwork photo/picture by Eunice Beck
Drawings by Clara Alejandra Öses and Vojta Drnek
Graphic design by Vojta Drnek and Michaela Bóková
Production coordinator Michaela Bóková Released on Heartcore Records, Berlin 2022

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