Larry Koonse

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Larry Koonse guitar (All tracks)
Gary Foster clarinet (Tracks 1, 2, 5, 8,and 9)
Dave Koonse guitar (Tracks 3, 4, 6, 10, and 11)
Darek “Oles” Oleszkiewicz bass (Tracks 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, and 9)
Putter Smith bass (Tracks 3, 4, 6, and 11)
Joe La Barbera drums (Tracks 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, and 9)


1. Two Lines for Barney (Dedicated to Barney Kessel) 5:46
2. Cajun Waltz 6:40
3. Stella By Starlight 3:28
4. Chorale for Lily (Dedicated to Lily Wyble) 3:07
5. Blues for Monk (Dedicated to Thelonious Monk) 5:50
6. Don’t Ask Why (Dedicated to Alan Broadbent and Larry Koonse) 5:03
7. Waltz for George (Dedicated to George Van Eps) 4:23
8. Nostalgia 4:49
9. One from Davie (Dedicated to Dave Koonse) 6:18
10. Blues for Bix (Dedicated to Bix Beiderbecke) 5:20
11. Variations on a Theme (Dedicated to Gene Bertoncini and Peter Bernstein) 5:31
12. For Alec Wilder 4:03

“Two Lines for Barney,” “Cajun Waltz,” “Blues for Monk,” “Waltz for George,” “One from Davie,” “Blues for Bix,” “Variations on a Theme,” and “For Alec Wilder” written by Jimmy Wyble and published by Mel Bay Publications (BMI). “Chorale for Lily” and “Nostalgia” written by Jimmy Wyble and published by Larry Koonse Music (BMI). “Stella By Starlight” written by Victor Young and Ned Washington and published by Famous Music (ASCAP). “Don’t Ask Why” written by Alan Broadbent and published by WB Music Corp.

Recorded on June 28 and July 9, 2007 at No Sound Studios in Pasadena, California.
“For Alec Wilder” recorded on June 30, 2007.
Engineered, mixed, and mastered by Nolan Shaheed.
CD package design by James Frank Dean.

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