Posts Tagged ‘ Gospel ’

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.

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.

Alex Allen – Covered

CoveredAlex Allen is this generation’s answer to Smooth Gospel Jazz that has a distinct anointed sound. Alex Allen was born August 4, 1987 and is a part of a family of 6 generations of Pentecostal preaching. During the building of his saxophone career, Alex has had the privilege of opening up for Yolanda Adams, Louisiana 1st and Arkansas 3rd COGIC Jurisdictions, J. Jevon Jackson and Spiritual Attitude, Dr. Moses Tyson, and also had the opportunity to open up for Kefia Rollerson.

In 2013, Alex Allen was appointed, ordained, and installed as a pastor under Apostle Vertie Pettiford and also married Lady Amberial Allen the same year. His freshmen CD Project Covered was released in February 2015 which precedes his double-single release of “Victory” and “Coffee Shop Worship” on November 15, 2014. Covered is at CDBaby.

Kirk Whalum – Gospel According to Jazz Chapter 4

ATJ4Kirk Whalum‘s new album The Gospel According to Jazz Chapter 4 will be released on March 24th. The album features Rick Braun, Norman Brown, Doc Gibbs and more!

Pre-order your 2-CD-set at Amazon.com.