Albums

Here’s to The Miracles

Released: 1996
Tracklist
  1. Luncheon With The President
  2. Here's To The Miracles
  3. America
  4. We're Still Friends
  5. Love Comes Back
  6. Lost In The Stars
  7. Bye Bye Love
  8. Tribute Two
  9. Can't Afford To Live Can't Afford To Die
  10. Take A Love Song
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Once in a while you get Lauded by the critics. This recording was called a” Masterpiece” by the jazz critic Adrian Jackson. A rare occasion when the sound engineer producer and musicians click into an empathetic groove. Again a mixture of original songs and standards portaying the years work and exposing the artistry of the musicians involved. The standout track is the Jones/Mcall song “A Tribute Two”. Only time will tell if any work is truly a masterpiece.

Musicians:

Vince Jones – trumpet & vocals
Barney McAll – piano, organ, rhodes & synth.
Jonathan Zwartz – double bass
Peter Jones – drums on tracks 1, 3, 5, 7 & 10.
Andrew Gander – drums on tracks 2, 4 & 9.
Hamish Stuart – drums on tracks 6 & 8 and bells on track 3.
Tim Hopkins – tenor saxophone on tracks 4, 9 & 10.
Fabian Hevia – percussion on track 3.
Ray Pereira – percussion on track 5.
James Greening – trombone on track 10.

Background vocals on “Here’s To The Miracles”:
Tony Backhouse, Stuart Davis, Alice Papademetriou & Tony Allayialis.

Arrangements by Barney McAll
Background Vocal Arrangement on track two by Tony Backhouse.
Produced by Barney McAll
Mixed by Adrian Bolland
Mastering by David MacQuarie
Engineered by Peter Cobbin
Assistant Engineers – Trent Williamson & Peter Thomas, Studio 301.