With beautiful, lush jazz vocals that are a healing salve for the soul, Tim Ballard's 'Easy Does It' pulls from some of the most beloved classics in vocal jazz. Fabulous vocal scats also showcase Tim's great dexterity and sense of melody throughout.
released 01 May 2008
'Easy Does It'
Recorded at BIG TIME AUDIO Studios in Dallas, Texas in 1991, vocalist Tim Ballard's 'Easy Does It' is a superbly-crafted tribute to jazz favorites from the Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Burt Bacharach and Hal David, and many other songbooks.
With an all-star ensemble of excellent Dallas musicians, Tim weaves heart and soul into each beautiful arrangement, produced by Dave Zoller.
MUSICAL ARRANGEMENTS AND PRODUCTION:
Steve Browne and Alan Accardi
Dave Zoller and Randy Wensel
DIGITAL EDITING and TRANSFER:
John Adams (Acoustic and Electric Basses); Dan Wojciechowski and Bobby Breaux (Drums); Randy Wensel (Acoustic Piano, Synthesizer, Trombone); Dave Zoller (Acoustic Piano, Synthesizer); Warren White (Percussion); Marshall Head (Alto Flute, Bass Clarinet, Bari Sax); Pete Brewer (Flute, Alto Flute, Tenor Sax); Rod Booth and Ron Lawrence (Trumpet and Fluegelhorn); Joe Lee (Acoustic Guitar)