Stanley Jordan,Charlie Hunter,Mike Stern: Friends new CD

Stanley Jordan with Kenny Garrett, Charlie Hunter, Christian McBride, Mike Stern and more: Friends*****Releasing 9/27/2011

Guitar virtuoso Stanley Jordan will release a new album chock full of collaborations through Mack Avenue records on September 27. Aptly titled Friends, it will feature some of the biggest names in contemporary jazz, including guitarists Charlie Hunter, Mike Stern, Bucky Pizzarelli and Russell Malone, bassists Christian McBride and Charnett Moffett, saxophonists Kenny Garrett and Ronnie Laws, trumpeter Nicholas Payton, violinist Regina Carter and drummer Kenwood Dennard. Friends will also cover a number of different styles that range from a classical Béla Bartók piece to a Katy Perry pop hit with, of course, plenty of heady jazz and blues tunes in between

1. Capital J
2. Walkin the Dog
3. Lil' Darlin
4. Giant Steps
5. I Kissed a Girl
6. Samba Delight
7. Seven Cone Eleven
8. Bathed in Light
9. Romantic Itermezzo from Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra
10. Reverie
11. One for Milton