Vince Mendoza

VÖ: 01.06.1994

Genre: Bigband

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ACT 9215-2, 4 007198 921526
The WDR Big Band directed by Vince Mendoza
Dave Liebman - soprano saxophone
Charlie Mariano - alto saxophone
Peter Erskine - drums
Dieter Ilg - bass
Nguyên Lê - guitar

Recorded at the WDR Studios, Cologne, Germany
in November / December 1993
Recording Engineer: Reinhold Nickel, Frank Schneider
Soundassistant: Ruth Witt
Remixed by Wolfgang Hirschmann, Vince Mendoza
Digital Mastering by Greg Calby at Sterling Sound,
New York, USA
Produced by Wolfgang Hirschmann

The world premiere of 'Sketches' was the highlight of the JazzFest Berlin 1993.

Vince Mendoza
Vince Mendoza is one of the most versatile and prolific composers, arrangers, and conductors of the past two decades. He has won six Grammy Awards out of a total of 34 nominations. His arrangements for a wide range of jazz and pop artists include collaborations with Joe Zawinul, John Scofield, Charlie Haden, Al Di Meola, Dave Liebman, Randy Brecker, the Yellowjackets, Joni Mitchell, Sting, and Bjork. He has served as the principal conductor and honorary conductor of the Metropole Orkest.