Brass Band Mission brings live jazz and NOLA-style second line music back onto the streets where it belongs. We are on a singular mission to uplift the mood on every corner and kick-start any party into high gear. Known to ignite spontaneous, joyful marching in the street, we bring our unique style and the sound of brass, drums and bass to outdoor events and headline some of the Bay Area’s premier venues for music. San Francisco’s Brass Band Mission is known for it’s eclectic and professional musicians, powerful sound and high-energy music.
released February 17, 2015
Geordie Van Der Bosch - bass drum, cymbal, agogo bell, cowbell, vocals
James Thornton* - trombone, vocals
Sarah Slezak - trombone, vocals
Joe Ferrone - trumpet, vocals
Blake Ritterman - snare drum, ride cymbal, shaker, vocals
Cameron Washington - trumpet, vocals
Candace Clark - baritone saxophone, vocals
Andres Trujillo - sousaphone, apito de samba, vocals
Daniel Spencer - trombone, vocals
Daniel Frankowski*- trumpet, vocals
* Plays on Do Whatcha Wanna, Rollin’ in the Hood, Zimbabwe and Second Line (Joe Avery Blues)
On Do Whatcha Wanna:
Carl Barone - bells,
Rick Russell - tenor saxophone, Jonathan Parnell - tambourine.
On Do Whatcha Wanna: Hannah Rifkin, Nick De Somber, Daniel Heffez, Jeanine Walters, James Manganaro, Ed Ivey, Kim Sykes, Howard Fallon
On Zimbabwe: Kim Sykes, Ed Ivey
On Segunda Linha Samba: Kim Sykes, Ed Ivey
Producer: Geordie Van Der Bosch
Assistant Producer: Ed Ivey
Engineer: Jack Kertzman
Recorded at: Hyde Street Studios, San Francisco Ca.
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