Ted Nash Big Band ‎– Presidential Suite: Eight Variations On Freedom

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Motéma ‎– MTM-CD-203
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2 × CD
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1-1 Overture
Soloist [Alto Sax] – Sherman IrbySoloist [Trumpet] – Ryan Kisor
1:32
1-2 Joe Lieberman Reads John F. Kennedy
Read By – Joe LiebermanWords By – John F. Kennedy
1:23
1-3 Ask Not - Kennedy
Soloist [Tenor Sax] – Waler BlandingSoloist [Trumpet] – Greg Gisbert
5:40
1-4 Deepak Chopra Reads Jawaharlal Nehru
Read By – Deepak ChopraWords By – Jawaharlal Nehru
1:452:4
1-5 Spoken At Midnight - Nehru
Soloist [Soprano Sax] – Ted Nash
5:38
1-6 William Vanden Heuvel Reads Franklin D. Roosevelt
Read By – William Vanden HeuvelWords By – Franklin D. Roosevelt
1:35
1-7 The Four Freedoms - Roosevelt
Soloist [Alto Sax] – Sherman IrbySoloist [Bass] – Carlos HenriquezSoloist [Piano] – Dan NimmerSoloist [Trombone] – Vincent GardnerSoloist [Trumpet] – Kenny Rampton
8:23
1-8 Douglas Brinkley Reads Ronald Reagan
Read By – Douglas BrinkleyWords By – Ronald Reagan
1:21
1-9 Tear Down This Wall - Reagan
Soloist [Trumpet] – Marcus Printup
4:03
1-10 David Miliband Reads Winston Churchill
Read By – David MilibandWords By – Winston Churchill
1:47
1-11 The Deliverance - Churchill
Soloist [Baritone Sax] – Joe Temperley
4:57
1-12 Glenn Close Reads Aung San Suu Kyi
Read By – Glenn CloseWords By – Aung San Suu Kyi
1:46
1-13 Water In Cupped Hands - Suu Kyi
Soloist [Piano] – Dan Nimmer
4:16
1-14 Sam Waterston Reads Lyndon B. Johnson
Read By – Sam WaterstonWords By – Lyndon B. Johnson
1:50
1-15 The American Promise - Johnson
Soloist [Drums] – Ali JacksonSoloist [Trombone] – Elliot MasonSoloist [Trumpet] – Wynton Marsalis
6:11
1-16 Andrew Young Reads Nelson Mandela
Read By – Andrew Young (7)Words By – Nelson Mandela
1:36
1-17 The Time For The Healing Of The Wounds - Mandela
Soloist [Vocal And Trombone] – Chris Crenshaw
5:17
2-1 Overture
Soloist [Alto Sax] – Sherman IrbySoloist [Trumpet] – Ryan Kisor
1:32
2-2 Ask Not - Kennedy
Soloist [Tenor Sax] – Walter BlandingSoloist [Trumpet] – Greg Gisbert
5:40
2-3 Spoken At Midnight - Nehru
Soloist [Soprano Sax] – Ted Nash
5:38
2-4 The Four Freedoms - Roosevelt
Soloist [Alto Sax] – Sherman IrbySoloist [Bass] – Carlos HenriquezSoloist [Piano] – Dan NimmerSoloist [Trombone] – Vincent GardnerSoloist [Trumpet] – Kenny Rampton
8:23
2-5 Tear Down This Wall - Reagan
Soloist [Trumpet] – Marcus Printup
4:03
2-6 This Deliverance - Churchill
Soloist [Baritone Sax] – Joe Temperley
4:57
2-7 Water In Cupped Hands - Suu Kyi
Soloist [Piano] – Dan Nimmer
4:16
2-8 The American Promise - Johnson
Soloist [Drums] – Ali JacksonSoloist [Trombone] – Elliot MasonSoloist [Trumpet] – Wynton Marsalis
6:11
2-9 The Time For The Healing Of The Wounds - Mandela
Soloist [Vocal And Trombone] – Chris Crenshaw
5:17

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Presidential Suite was recorded at Varis Leichtman Studio, Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York, NY on September 14, 2014.
Additional recording:
William vanden Heuvel - July 22, 2014
Glenn Close - November 3, 2014
Sam Waterston - July 19, 2015
Andrew Young - June 21, 2016
Deepak Chopra - October 10, 2014
Joe Lieberman - November 3, 2014
David Miliband - February 12, 2015
Douglas Brinkley - January 15, 2016

Packaged in oversized gatefold cardboard sleeve with 40-page booklet.
CD1 contains the spoken word readings and musical pieces. CD2 contains the same musical pieces without the spoken word recordings.

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  • Barcode: 1 81212 00203 4

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