Christian Howes String Production featured in MusFormation.com

Thanks to MusFormation.com for featuring Christian Howes String Production: In these days of endless plugins and synthetic sounds, sometimes having the real thing can mean all the difference in the world.  If orchestral is the sound you’re going for on your recording it can often seem ridiculously impossible to organize people, record the parts and Read more about Christian Howes String Production featured in MusFormation.com[…]

Another Satisfied Client

John Presley recently featured our production efforts in his Music Composer Blog after we recorded strings on a piece composed by his collaborator Tyler Vahldick. Read his blog and listen to the song, here. An excerpt: I highly recommend using Christian on your next string project. This really shows the possibilities for creating music around Read more about Another Satisfied Client[…]

Solo and Multi-tracked Strings on Richard Bona’s new album!

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For those of you who don’t know him, Richard Bona is one of the most admired voices on electric bass today, having played with Pat Metheny, Mike Stern, Bobby McFerrin, and a wide range of stars in the jazz world. He’s also an amazing singer, originally from Cameroon, and now living in NYC for more than 15 years. I’ve had the pleasure to record with him several years ago on my good friend, D. D. Jackson’s record, “Anthem” for the former major label, RCA Victor (an album which also included James Carter and Jack Dejohnette.)

Besides being an amazing pianist, composer, and producer, D.D. Jackson also maintains an excellent regular column called Living Jazz which has been published for years by Downbeat magazine and can be found at D.D.’s website: www.ddjackson.com

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