John McAll



John McAll (born Melbourne, Australia, 1960) is a pianist, composer, arranger and producer with experience ranging from jazz, pop, blues,rock contemporary classical, afrobeat and theatre. John McAll graduated with a Bachelor of Arts University of Melbourne Faculty of VCA and MCM in 1983 and has worked predominantly as a live musician ever since. John McAll launched his debut recording as band leader and composer in June 2009 with Black Money on independent label Audacity Media. The band performed at the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz in October that year, and the album was rated number three Album of the Year by Herald-Sun Jazz reviewer Roger Mitchell in December. As a founding member of the acclaimed David Chesworth Ensemble, John McAll has performed internationally in New York City, Slovenia and Paris, France. He regularly tours Australia with The Black Sorrows , appears at a diverse range of music festivals with the Public Opinion Afro Orchestra, performs and writes for Eugene...

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On Aug 20, 2012. 9:11pm
All Blues said

Love this. I bought the song now after hearing it. But can someone give me the players & instruments for this track? Sounds like a Bass Clarinet...?

On Aug 21, 2012. 10:55am
ABC Jazz said

Hi there, it could be Adam Simmons on contra alto clarinet... Here's a review by John McBeath:

On Aug 21, 2012. 9:15pm
All Blues said

Thanks for the added info. Can't access that article. Anyone else have the personnel...?

On Aug 22, 2012. 9:43am
ABC Jazz said

Hi All Blues, we have the album 'Alter Ego' here - that could be the track you heard? With the personnel:
John McAll; piano
David Rex; alto sax
Adam Simmons; tenor sax and Contra alto clarinet
Jordan Murray; trombone
Philip Rex; bass
Sam Bates; drums

Thanks again for listening..!

On Mar 10, 2016. 4:46pm
gRizzle said

Splendid track; thanks for sharing

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