Featuring all original compositions showcasing Joseph's eclectic blend of musical styles and rhythms. From Acoustic Swing to Latin Jazz this smooth blend of tunes is perfect for music lovers of all stripes.
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WHAT THEY'RE SAYING:
"Rhythm Changes is 'Fantastic!'"
- Kim Clark; WNCW 88.7 FM
"The recording/production quality is excellent, with each element clean and easy to hear. Strong timbral contrast makes for a satisfying ensemble sound".
"Tons of great lines (in the Italian Restaurant Blues). I can't even count the number of clever rhymes... and the vocal delivery brings it home. Great job, Joseph!"
- TAXI A&R Staff
"To hear the polished acoustic jazz of Joseph Hasty's new album 'Rhythm Changes', you would never guess that music is not his full-time profession... the lyrics in many of the songs are amusing and light-hearted..."
- Gina Smith: Charlotte Observer
"I have selected cuts 5, 7 and 11 for inclusion in regular rotation on my program 'Heartstrings'. Thank you!"
- Mel Lowe; WSGE 91.7 FM
01 El Sano Banano
02 The Italian Restaurant Blues
03 Rhythm Changes
04 At The Station
06 Song For Alice
07 Samba de la Isla
08 Cupid's Going Crazy
10 When Swing Was King
11 Carolina de Merida (Nancy's Song)
All songs written and arranged by Joseph Hasty except:
“Song for Alice” Music by: Joseph Hasty; Lyrics by: Dana Little
“When Swing Was King” Music by: Joseph Hasty;
Lyrics by Chris Kelly & Joseph Hasty
“Samba de la Isla” written by Joseph Hasty with help from Dick Hull on the melody.
"Cupid's Goin' Crazy" Music by: Joseph Hasty; Lyrics by: Joseph Hasty & Dana Little
Produced by: JOSEPH HASTY
All songs* recorded at BLACK CROW STUDIO; Chesterfield, North Carolina;
Engineered, Mixed and Mastered by AARON RAMSEY.
*“Carolina de Merida” was recorded at “The Elevator Room”; Hickory, N.C.
engineered by Doug Browning. Mixed and Mastered by Aaron Ramsey at Black Crow Studio.
Patrick Brown: Sax (track 7)
Andrew Crawford: Solo Guitar (track 6)
Reggie Harris: Solo Guitar (tracks 3 & 8)
Dick Hull: Solo Guitar (track 4)
Bob Kogut: Fiddle (track 8)
Brandon Miller: Bass (track 4)
Wes Powers: Drums and Percussion (tracks 3,4,5,6,7,8 & 10)
Aaron Ramsey: Mandolin (tracks 1,2,3,6,9 &10); Solo Guitar (tracks 2,5,7 &10)
Bass (tracks 1,3,5,7 & 9)
Joseph Hasty: Rhythm Guitar (all tracks); Solo guitar (tracks 1,5,9 & 11);
Upright Bass (tracks 2,6,8 & 10): All Lead and Harmony Vocals
Copyright: 2007 Joseph Hasty; Centerpiece Music / ASCAP
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