Two Sides to This Story
Concert Rock Violinist Aaron Meyer and Guitarist Tim Ellis recorded a new CD of their original music and arrangements with their full band and full orchestra. Aaron and Tim commissioned Oregon Symphony Resident Pops conductor, Jeff Tyzik, to orchestrate 6 of their songs for full orchestra. Twenty-eight members of the Oregon Symphony recorded with Aaron & Tim and their band to create this CD. Song List: 1. The Bounty - Meyer/Ellis * 2. Carmina's Fortune ('O Fortuna' from Carmina Burana) - Orff/Meyer/Ellis * 3. Kashmir - Bonham/Paige/Plant * 4. Hermitage - A. Meyer/ B. Lamb * 5. Six Gifts - T. Ellis * 6. Cadenza - A. Meyer * 7. The Compass - A. Meyer/ B. Lamb 8. Mr. Sanchez Rages in E - Meyer/Ellis 9. From The Other Side - Meyer/Ellis 10. The Maid Freed from the Gallows - inspired by Led Zeppelin's 'Gallow's Pole' - Paige/Plant/Meyer/Ellis 11. You Only Live Twice - James Bond Theme - Barry/Norman/Meyer/Ellis 12. P.M.P. (Practice More Please!) - Meyer/Ellis Orchestral Arrangements by Jeff Tyzik The Band: Aaron Meyer - acoustic & electric violins Tim Ellis - acoustic, alto, hi string, & electric guitars Jamin Swenson - bass Jean-Pierre Garau - acoustic & electric pianos, organ, synth Carl Smith - percussion Anthony Jones - drums Brian Dunning - Irish flute & Irish Whistle Produced by Tim Ellis Recorded/mixed by: Dean Baskerville at Kung Fu Bakery Recording - Portland, Oregon Mastered by: Bob Stark at Kung Fu Bakery Recording - Portland, Oregon Photography: Mark Callanan Graphic Design: Impact Advertising The Orchestra: Conductor - Jeff Tyzik Violin 1 Jun Iwasaki Peter Frajola Julie Coleman Violin 2 Chien Tan Erin Furbee Shin-Young Kwon Violas Joel Belgique Leah Ilem Cellos Nancy Ives Trevor Fitzpatrick Trumpets Micah Wilkinson David Bamonte Jeffrey Work Trombones Robert Taylor Aaron LaVere Charles Reneau Tuba JaTtik Clark French Horns John Cox Mary Grant Joseph Berger Alicia Waite Oboes Marty Hebert Karen Wagner Flutes Carla Wilson Sydney Carlson Clarinets Mark Dubac Todd Kuhns Orchestral Percussion Mike Snyder.