Order 3 or more physical items and get 1¢ shipping
Neil Wetzel | Misunderestimated

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Dave Koz David Sanborn Phil Woods

Album Links
NeilWetzel.com

More Artists From
United States - Pennsylvania

Other Genres You Will Love
Jazz: Modern Creative Jazz Jazz: Bebop Moods: Instrumental
There are no items in your wishlist.

Misunderestimated

by Neil Wetzel

This highly anticipated first solo release from Neil Wetzel features his creative & soaring improvisational style on alto saxophone, with original works from straight-ahead swing to string ballad to contemporary smooth to bebop and even to salsa!
Genre: Jazz: Modern Creative Jazz
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
clip
1. Day Gig
5:41 $0.99
clip
2. An Inconsequential Life
7:20 $0.99
clip
3. Jangled
8:39 $0.99
clip
4. First Dance
4:20 $0.99
clip
5. Jumpin' the Shark
7:06 $0.99
clip
6. Shades
8:35 $0.99
clip
7. Don't Know
5:38 $0.99
clip
8. Her Touch
6:32 $0.99
clip
9. Misunderestimated
6:16 $0.99
clip
10. Rosalita d'el Fuego
4:48 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
While Neil Wetzel is well-known in the Philadelphia/Lehigh Valley Areas, this CD marks his debut as a solo artist. Trained as a classical saxophonist as well as in jazz, there aren't many musical styles that Neil doesn't feel right at home in, and this collection attempts to showcase some of those styles.

From straight-ahead swing ("Day Gig") to ballad ("First Dance") to contemporary smooth ("An Inconsequential Life") to bebop ("Misunderestimated") and even to salsa ("Rosalita d'el Fuego"), Neil never fails to impress with his smooth tone and creative, soaring improvisational style. Joined by some of the finest musicians around, Neil Wetzel's first solo recording is sure to be one of those you keep coming back to!

Personnel: Neil Wetzel - alto, Tom Lawton - keys, Tony Marino - bass, Gary Rissmiller - drums, Tony DeSantis - trumpet, Bob Shuster - trumpet, Emma Kummrow - violin/string contractor, Robert Martin - violin, Ruth Frasier - viola, Tony Pirollo - cello, Cameron MacManus - trombone, Hector Rosado - percussion, Tony Gairo - baritone, Glenn Barratt - engineer
Recorded and mastered at MorningStar Studios in Spring House, PA

Read more...

Reviews


to write a review

William McCaffrey

Love it
Catchy Album title goes with the catchy music that swings with the best of them. Love the variety and the style that Misunderestimated brings. I heard Basie influences in Jumpin The Shark and enjoyed the Latin Salsa in Rosalita d' el Fuego. " Don't Know" took me to a Sunday in New York in Spring Time. No doubt a CD you can pop in the player and let play from beginning to end. Worth a listen.
Read more...