Juan Andrés Ospina Big Band (Official release April 20 2018)

Juan Andrés Ospina Big Band
Producer: Juan Andrés Ospina


1. Tramontana (Juan Andrés Ospina)
Solos: Justin Flynn (tenor sax), Carolina Calvache (piano)

2. Todavía no (Juan Andrés Ospina)
Solos: Juan Andrés Ospina (piano), Paquito D’Rivera (soprano sax), Andrés Rotmistrovsky (electric bass)

3. 102 Fahrenheit (Juan Andrés Ospina)
Solos: Mike Fahie (trombone), Jonathan Powell (trumpet), Marcelo Woloski (percussion)

4. Like Someone in Love (Jimmy Van Heusen)
Solos: Uri Gurvich (alto sax)

5. Recuerdos de un reloj de pared (Juan Andrés Ospina)
Solos: Nadav Remez (guitar), Dan Pugach (drums)

6. Ver llover (Lucía Pulido, lyrics by Sebastián Cruz)
Solos: Alex Terrier (soprano sax)


Juan Andrés Ospina, composer/arranger/conductor/pianist
Sam Hoyt (US), trumpet
Jonathan Powell (US), trumpet
Brian Davis (UK), trumpet
Guido Gonzalez (Cuba), trumpet
Michael Fahie (Canada), trombone
Matthew McDonald (US), trombone
Malec Heermans (US), trombone
James Rogers (US), bass trombone
Hadar Noiberg (Israel), flute
Alex Terrier (France), soprano sax/alto sax
Uri Gurvich (Israel), alto sax/flute
Linus Wyrsch (Switzerland), tenor sax/clarinet
Justin Flynn (US), tenor sax/clarinet/
Carl Maraghi (Canada), baritone sax/ bass clarinet
Carolina Calvache (Colombia), piano (#1, #3, #4, #5)
Nicolás Ospina (Colombia), piano (#6)
Juan Andrés Ospina (Colombia), piano (#2)
Nadav Remez (Israel), guitar
Andrés Rotmistrovsky (Argentina), electric bass
Marcelo Woloski (Argentina), percussion
Petros Klampanis (Greece), upright bass (#5)
Franco Pinna (Argentina), drums (#2, #6)
Ronen Itzik (Israel), drums (#1, #3)
Dan Pugach (Israel), drums (#4, #5)
Magda Giannikou (Greece), accordion (#5)
Sofia Ribeiro (Portugal), vocals (#1)
Lucia Pulido (Colombia), vocals (#6)


Paquito D’Rivera (Cuba), soprano sax (#2)


Produced by Juan Andrés Ospina
Co-produced by Magda Giannikou
All arrangements written by Juan Andrés Ospina
Big band conducted by Juan Andrés Ospina
Nicolás Ospina, musical production assistant
Christopher Allen, chief recording engineer
Owen Mulholland, assistant engineer
Jeremy Loucas, mixing/mastering engineer
Photos by Stella K and Rafael Piñeros
Silvia Ospina, artwork and design
Andy LaViolette, video direction and editing
Funded by the generous supporters of our Kickstarter campaign
Luis Enrique García, executive producer
Luis Giraldo, executive producer
Mike Fahie appears courtesy of Destiny Records

Recorded at Sear Sound Studios (New York, US), during 7-9 January 2017
Magda Giannikou’s accordion in “Recuerdos de un reloj de pared” recorded by Tom Beuchel at Flux Studios (New York, US)
Lucia Pulido’s vocals in “Ver llover” recorded by Diego Márquez at “Fábrica de Éxitos” (Ciudad de México, México)


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