Professor Louie & The Crowmatix - "Whispering Pines"
Woodstock Records 0027
Street Date: Sept.15, 2009
Professor Louie & The Crowmatix -"Whispering Pines" features 10 songs from their extensive repertoire including the youtube favorite - title track - Whispering Pines.
The group continues to perform non-stop to audiences throughout the U.S. & Canada.
The artwork is very special on the Whispering Pines CD since Woodstock Records developed a Community/Work program with the local College Design Department and together they created this beautiful CD package.
1 Whispering Pines 4:16 with 9,750 views on youtube & counting - rave reviews of
Professor Louie & the Crowmatix version of this classic song by The Band. |
2 Nightime In the Switchin' Yard 4:54 Louie jams out on Hammond organ &
Josh Colow rocks his guitar solo on the Warren Zevon classic.
3 - Between Midnight & Two 4:00 Louie & Marie's octave harmonies on this
original song blend with the great "Bones" Malone & The Rock of Ages Horns.
4 - I Wouldn't Do It That Way 3:26 - soulful vocal by Miss Marie on this original
Rockin' Blues tune.
5 - In My Secret Life 4:15 song of love & heartbreak by poet/songwriter
6 - The Weight 6:39 recorded live at The New York State Museum's concert series
"Spirit of the Woodstock Generation".
7 - Ain't No More Cane 5:10 - Rick Danko taught this song to Louie This live
acoustic version features Louie's accordion and beautiful acoustic guitar by special
guest Artie Traum.
8 - Serve Somebody 6:17 a live show favorite-Miss Marie shines on this R & B
interpretation of the Bob Dylan classic.
9 - Forever & Ever 3:15 - shimmering vocal harmonies by Prof. Louie & Miss Marie
on this blues/country waltz with the VYSO ensemble of the Virginia Orchestra.
10 - Melody Of Peace 4:01 original International Award Winning Composition
performed with The Prague Radio Symphony & Kuhn Choir. Conducted by
Robert Ian Winstin and recorded in the Czech Republic.
- Design Program : Ulster County Community College - Stone Ridge, NY
- Professor Sean Nixon
- CD Design: Etsuko Rosenblum
- Crowmatix CD Logo: Salvador Altamirano-Farrell
- Art Director: Marie Spinosa
- Graphics: Artco's Copy Hut, Kingston, NY
- Artist Photos: Alan Grossman
- Produced by: Aaron L. Hurwitz & The Crowmatix
- Executive Producer: Brian Murphy
- Recorded by: Aaron L. Hurwitz, Dave Cook, Dominick Campana
- Walter Wagoner, Robert Blatt & Jan Lzicar
- Recorded at:LRS Recording Studio - Hurley,NY
- Prague Radio Studios, Czech Republic & FTC Theater, Fairfield, Ct.
- NY State Museum, Albany, NY
- FTC Theatre, Fairfield, Ct.
- Post Production: LRS Recording Studio - Hurley,NY
- Mastered by: Toby Mountain
- Northeastern Digital, Southboro, MA
- With a little help from Marbletown Hardware..."Worlds Only Rock N Roll Hardware Store"
- Professor Louie & The Crowmatix :
- Professor "Louie" : vocals, bkg. vocals, piano, Hammond organ, accordion
- Miss Marie : vocals, background vocals, percussion, piano
- Gary Burke : drums
- Frank Campbell : bass, bkg. vocals
- Josh Colow : guitar, bkg. vocals
- Special Guests :
- Tom "Bones" Malone Trombone, horn arrangements - tracks 3,6,8
- John Almark : Trumpet - tracks 6-8
- Dino Govoni: Tenox Sax - tracks 6 & 8
- Larry Packer: Violin - tracks 1,6 & 8
- Tom Timko: Tenor Sax - Track 3
- Bobbie Van Detta: Guitar, bkg. vocals - Track 3
- Artie Traum: Acoustic guitar - Track 7
- Larry Lunetta: Trumpet - Track 3
- Robert Ian Winstin: Emulator - Track 9
- Virginia Youth Symphony Orchestra : Track 9
- Robert Ian Winstin & Prof. "Louie" : Orchestra Arrangement - Tr. 9
- Melody Of Peace Orchestra Arrangement: Track 10
- Gary Burke, Professor "Louie"
- Melody Of Peace recorded in Prague, Czech Republic
- Robert Ian Winstin: Conductor
- Czech Radio Symphony and Kuhn Choir
- Professor "Louie" : vocals, piano
- Miss Marie : vocals