With guest artists Buddy DeFranco. 10 of the 13 tracks were recorded live in the Chicagoland area last year. The John Burnett Orchestra specializes in forties style big band swing and jazz charts. John hails from England and attended the Royal Academy of Music. He is currently morning host of an exciting jazz radio show on WDCB, Public Radio from the College of DuPage, IL. In a review of Burnett's previous Delmark CD Matthew Allen wrote: "Each of the 16 compositions was performed with the animated charm and confidence of past iconic jazz orchestras and yet they all have a new shine on them." - Elmore "In The Mood", One O'Clock Jump", "In A Mellow Tone" and ten more songs. Also available: West of State Street/East of Harlem (Delmark 584)


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