Another great album and band by George Masso and some very unique songs! Continue reading Pieces of Eight
I had a ball doing this album with George. We did a lot of albums together for Famous Door Records and many jazz festivals. George is on my Secret Love album and played and wrote the arrangements for my Christmas Album. One of the truly great trombone players and great guy !
This was my first album recorded under my own name. I picked some of my favorite players I had played with prior and had a rapport. The band never played together as a unit and there was no rehearsal for the album. I just went in with a set list like i do a jazz gig and called of tunes. Pretty amazing result ! Enjoy
More Butch and more swingin’ from a great band with arrangements by Jorge Anders!! Continue reading Butch Miles Swings Some Standards
This was my very first real pro jazz session for Famous Door Records. I was a “kid” and had just arrived in NYC and was playing at a jazz club “Eddie Condon’s” on 52nd st. with John Bunch and Mousey Alexander when Record Producer Harry Lim who had quite a stellar history from Mercury Records and recorded many legends started his own label Famous Door Records and walked in the club. Continue reading The Mouse Roars!