Dee Dee Bridgewater releases ‘Dee Dee’s Feathers,’ recorded with the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra directed by Irvin Mayfield (2015)
Dee Dee Bridgewater’s ‘Dee Dee’s Feathers’ is a collaborative album recorded with the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra directed by trumpeter Irvin Mayfield and released on April 20th, 2015 by Masterworks / Okeh Records.
Track Listing : 1.One Fine Thing (Harry Connick, Jr.) – 06:32 . 2.What A Wonderful World (Bob Thiele, George David Weiss) – 07:21 . 3.Big Chief (Earl King Johnson) – 06:20 . 4.Saint James Infirmary (Dee Dee Bridgewater, Irvin Mayfield, New Orleans Jazz Orchestra) – 00:00 . 5.Dee Dee’S Feathers (Dee Dee Bridgewater, Irvin Mayfield, New Orleans Jazz Orchestra) – 00:00 . 6.New Orleans (Hoagy Carmichael) – 06:39 . 7.Treme Song/Do Whatcha Wanna (John Albert Boutee) – 05:50 . 8.Come Sunday (Edward Kennedy Ellington Ii) – 04:46 . 9.Congo Square (Dee Dee Bridgewater, Irvin Mayfield, Bill Summers) – 04:36 . 10.C’Est Ici Que Je T’Aime (Irvin Mayfield) – 06:34 . 11.Do You Know What It Means (Louis Alter, Edgar Delange) – 06:18 . 12.Whoopin’ Blues (Bruce Brackman, Benny Jones, Craig Klein, Roger Hayward Lewis, Julius Mckee, Lionel Bastiste, Sr., Kenneth M. Terry) – 04:20
Musicians : Dee Dee Bridgewater – Vocals . Irvin Mayfield – Trumpet, Vocals . Dr. John – Vocals . New Orleans Jazz Playhouse Review – Band . Khari Allen Lee – Alto . Rex Gregory – Alto, Clarinet, Flute . Bill Summers – Percussion . Victor Atkins – Piano . Edward Petersen – Sax (Tenor) . Emily Fredrickson – Trombone . Don Vappie – Banjo, Guitar . Peter Harris – Bass . Jasen Weaver – Bass . Jason Marshall – Clarinet (Bass), Sax (Baritone) . Adonis Rose – Drums . Derek Douget – Sax (Tenor) . David Harris – Trombone . Michael Watson – Trombone, Vocals . Bernard Floyd – Trumpet . Branden Lewis – Trumpet . Eric Lucero – Trumpet . Leon “Kid Chocolate” Brown – Trumpet, Vocals . Ashlin Parker – Trumpet, Vocals . Glen David Andrews – Vocals
Production : Produced By Irvin Mayfield . Mike Esneault, Bill Summers, Irvin Mayfield, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Victor Atkins, Edward Petersen, Emily Fredrickson . Casey Contreary – Engineer . Misha Kachkachishvili – Engineer
Arrangements : Mike Esneault, Bill Summers, Irvin Mayfield, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Victor Atkins, Edward Petersen, Emily Fredrickson
Package : Tulani Bridgewater Kowalski – Art Direction . Britton Stewart – Graphic Design . Soledad O’Brien – Liner Notes . Greg Miles – Photography
Recorded 2014 – 2015.
Released On April 20, 2015 By Masterworks / Okeh Records.