|Artist:||Christian McBride Big Band |
|Label:||Mack Avenue Records (2012)|
|Format:||2 X LP|
Brand new sealed double album housed in a smart cover.
The Good Feeling is an album by the Christian McBride Big Band that won the Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album in 2011. The record was released on September 27, 2011 (2011-09-27) via Mack Avenue label.
This is his first full big band recording as a leader. McBride plays with a 17-piece band featuring saxophonists Ron Blake, Loren Schoenberg and Steve Wilson; trumpeters Frank Greene and Nicholas Payton; trombonists Steve Davis, Michael Dease and Douglas Purviance; pianist Xavier Davis; and drummer Ulysses Owens, among others. Together, the band presents six originals going with five jazz standards. McBride said "I’m looking forward to writing more material, and I’m really hoping to keep this concept ‘above sea level".