Music Evolution

Music Evolution

by Branford Marsalis

CD

Overview

Despite the occasional lapse into aimless fusion, Buckshot LeFonque's second album, Music Evolution, is a stronger, more confident record than their eponymous debut, capturing Branford Marsalis and his band -- including cameos by David Sanborn, Guru, and Laurence Fishburne -- finding a vibrant, exciting common ground between hard bop and hip-hop.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/01/1997
Label: Sony
UPC: 0074646758427
catalogNumber: 67584

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Branford Marsalis   Primary Artist,Conductor,Keyboards,Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone,Vocals
Joey Calderazzo   Piano,Keyboards
David Sanborn   Alto Saxophone
Reginald Veal   Acoustic Bass
Melainie Baker   Violin
Julien Barber   Viola
Diane Barere   Cello
Sandra Billingslea   Violin
Alfred Brown   Viola
Rocky Bryant   Percussion,Drums,Keyboards
Mino Cinelu   Percussion
Barry Finclair   Violin
Crystal Garner   Viola
Carol Landon   Viola
Will Lee   Bass
Richard Locker   Cello
Delfeayo Marsalis   Trombone
Frank McComb   Keyboards,Vocals
Paul Peabody   Violin
John Pintavalle   Violin
Sue Pray   Viola
Mark Orrin Shuman   Cello
Marti Sweet   Violin
Donna Tecco   Violin
John Touchy   Trombone
Reggie Washington   Bass
Ellen Westerman   Cello
Ben Wolfe   Acoustic Bass
Rebecca Young   Viola
Unknown Soldiers   Vocals
Russell Gunn   Trumpet
Rob "Wacko" Hunter   Background Vocals
Carl Burnett   Guitar
Carol Webb-Sortomme   Concert Master
Eric Revis   Acoustic Bass
Laurence Fishburne   Speech/Speaker/Speaking Part

Technical Credits

Rocky Bryant   drum programming
Branford Marsalis   Programming,Producer,String Arrangements,drum programming
Arnold Levine   Art Direction
Rob "Wacko" Hunter   Producer,Engineer
Gail Marowitz   Art Direction
Carl Burnett   Producer
Anthony Ausgang   Illustrations
DJ Apollo   Contributor
Hey Man Jefferson   Contributor
Matthew Baker   Producer

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