Joel Fairstein – Umbra. Label: Thunderhead Records – TH-1030. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Percussion – James Pippin (tracks: A1, B3). Photography By, Art Direction – John Fairstein. Saxophone – Bill Scarlett (tracks: B1), Jerry Coker (tracks: A1). Trombone – David Bradley (7) (tracks: A3).
Hailing from Knoxville, Tennessee, Joel Fairstein has earned critical praise as jazz pianist, composer, producer, and studio musician. His first album, Umbra, an LP recorded at age 24 with eighteen sidemen has since become a sought- after collectors item. Joel graduated from Berklee college in 1983 and freelanced regularly in Boston before performing cruise ship gigs in the Bahamas and Hawaii.
Loyola University Chicago. Class of 1999 · Chicago, Illinois. Academy of Saint Elizabeth. Class of 1995 · Morristown, New Jersey. Current City and Home Town.
Black Saint is an album by American jazz saxophonist Billy Harper recorded in 1975 for the Italian Black Saint label. The album was the first release for the record label. Vigorously recommended". All compositions by Billy Harper. Dance, Eternal Spirits, Dance!" – 6:52. Croquet Ballet" – 13:02. Call of the Wild and Peaceful Heart" – 21:22.