The Singers Unlimited with Rob McConnell and the Boss Brass (1979/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88.2 kHz | Time - 38:39 minutes | 693 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover
Rob McConnell & The Boss Brass set a standard and defined the Canadian sound for big band music for decades. Rob McConnell assembled the original Boss Brass from Toronto’s finest studio musicians. The instrumentation of the The Boss Brass was originally sixteen pieces, consisting of trumpets, trombones, french horns and a rhythm section, but no saxophones (woodwinds). McConnell introduced a sax section in 1970, and expanded the trumpet section to include a fifth trumpet player in 1976, bringing the total to 22 members. Recorded: Instrumental tracks recorded in June, 1978 at (Nimbus 9) Sound Stage Studios, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Vocal tracks recorded in August, 1978 at MPS Studio, Villingen. Mixed Dec. 4-8, 78.