New Album of the Brussels Jazz Orchestra: "The Music of Michel Herr"
The Brussels Jazz Orchestra, one of Europe's most respected big bands, has a new album out, titled The Music of Michel Herr. It offers a wide overview of the music for big band written in recent years by the Belgian pianist, composer and arranger Michel Herr, who also conducted the band during the recording sessions.
Released on February 22, 2008 by the Belgian label Werf, the double cd features 9 single pieces and 2 suites, some rich and interesting writing combined with exciting solos by the members of the band.
An essential milestone in Michel Herr's career as a composer/arranger.