Archive for the ‘ Gospel ’ Category

Andre Cavor – Road Trip

Cleveland based saxophonist Andre Cavor follows with Road Trip (2017) his idols Kirk Whalum and Jonathan Butler on their path to the ideal blend of smooth jazz and gospel music.

Andre started his journey performing sax in church and then founded The Cavor Project, an 11 piece ensemble spreading a good reputation around the area. This album mirrors his biographical development shifting Cavor’s artistic life to a new level.

In the implementation of the project Andre is perfectly supported by the producer Darren Rahn. Darren contributes his high level of artistry, experience and the certain refinement of a genius as composer, arranger, producer and musician.

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Michael G. Hawkins – Joyful Meditations

Michael G. Hawkins, a Virginia native, performs a combination of soul-stirring gospel and jazz music on the flute. He has had a wide range of experiences during his musical career. Joyful Meditations is his personal invitation.

You can join this invitation at CDBaby.

Motoaki Yasutake – Great Love

great-loveJapanese saxophonist Motoaki Yasutake has released his new album Great Love. This album is a mix of 12 smooth jazz and gospel tracks. It is 6 years since he recorded his debut album with his mellow sound that continues to evolve.

This album is available at Amazon.com.

Getty Goodwin – Beauty for Ashes

Beauty for AshesBeauty for Ashes is the debut CD from pianist/keyboardist Getty Goodwin with original compositions and classic Gospel in a unique blend of contemporary jazz, smooth jazz, gospel jazz and Afro Caribbean jazz to uplift your spirit.

This album has some very special smooth jazz moments and is available at CDBaby.

W.R. Sanders – Believe N

Believe NAll of the songs on this CD are so special, W.R. Sanders was blessed with this gift to play and perform. With the most comprehensive list of genres of music, W.R. Sanders loves Gospel, Jazz and R&B and he calls them “The sounds of Heaven” because his music make you feel good and it makes you wanna dance. This album’s song order “Believe N,” truly expresses the highs and lows we all face everyday of our lives.

Each song title has it’s own testimony within it’s self.In September 2012 the cancer disease try to take him out, His Dad and Mom instilled in him, his gift to play guitar comes from above, that belief made him a man, that inspired the way he plays that guitar! “My Father in Heaven helped me through all crisis, that’s why I named this album “Believe N” meaning believe in Him, just sit back and relax listen to this amazing jazz!”

Believe N offers a divine groove at CDBaby.

Jermaine Mondaine – Don’t Let the Moment Pass You By

Don't Let the Moment Pass You ByDepending on your preference, this project will either be the jazziest gospel project you’ve ever heard or the churchiest jazz project you’ve ever heard! Either way, this project is 12 tracks of pure musical enjoyment! Don’t Let the Moment Pass You By is a perfect representation of who Jermaine Mondaine is musically. He grew up enjoying a diversity of music, but his main preferences were Contemporary Jazz and Gospel.

There is no doubt you will hear both represented strong in this project. He is honored to be joined by industry giants, Paul Jackson Jr. and Jonathan Du Bose Jr. on guitar and brass sensation, Phil Lassiter on trumpet! This project also features upcoming talents such as, Jeremy Thomas and Carlton “CDub” Whitfield on organ. Project producer and bassist, Michael Fields Jr. of Water From The Rock Productions showed the skills of an industry veteran and helped me turn my music from simple ideas to a musical masterpiece! This project is filled with pleasant musical surprises. I am convinced, whatever your musical preference is, this project is guaranteed to uplift you!

This album is on sale at CDBaby.

Kunle Olusesi – New Beginnings

New BeginningsNew Beginnings album reflects artist foundational faith and personal encounter with God moving him to a higher Glory. The album is filled with timeless old hymn medley, fused with rich African heritage vocal sound that creates a contemporary jazz. This unique style of smooth jazz is simple, yet exquisitely beautiful piece that reflects our need to become greater than ourselves. Upwards and Onwards!

Kunle Olusesi is from Lagos, Nigeria. He lives now in Phoenix, Arizona. Under his alias K-Sax he provides ministry, good music and entertainment.

Get the album at CDBaby.