Jonathan Rowden Group: 2016 Album Announcement "Flight"

The Jonathan Rowden Group announces our second studio album 'FLIGHT'. 

Pre-Orders + Crowdfunding Here: 
https://igg.me/at/FlightTheAlbum

Footage by Alex Chaloff (Blue Whale) + Anton Siem (DTLA outdoors). 
Audio excerpts from a live performance of 133 and The Wait (2016, Jonathan Rowden© ASCAP)

       
     
Jonathan Rowden Group: Ruins of Númenor

Ruin of Númenor 

RUINS OF NÚMENOR (comp. Ryan Pryor)
Recorded on September 15th, 2015 at Blue Whale in Downtown Los Angeles, CA

Sound Engineered by Alex Chaloff
Filmed and edited by Alex Chaloff and Ricky Chavez
Mixed and mastered by Alex Chaloff at Bucket’s Moving Company in Sherman Oaks, CA

Jonathan Rowden - soprano saxophone
Ryan Pryor - piano & Fender Rhodes (88)
James Yoshizawa - drums
Chris Hon - bass
© Jonathan Rowden Music (ASCAP), 2016

All rights reserved.

       
     
WYR TERRANIGMA

"[WYR is] organized sound at its most eloquent and vivid" 

"[Rowden] adds his own expertise on extended saxophone techniques to create an aural experience which transcends the conventional to a place of abstract emotion and meaning."

- Gary Fukushima, LA Weekly

Released January 8th, 2016
Recorded on September 15th, 2015 at Blue Whale in Downtown Los Angeles, CA.

Produced by Jonathan Rowden with Chris Wabich and James Yoshizawa
Sound Engineered by Alex Chaloff
Filmed and edited by Alex Chaloff and Ricky Chavez
Mixed and mastered by Alex Chaloff at Bucket’s Moving Company in Sherman Oaks, CA

Jonathan Rowden - tenor and soprano saxophones, electronic effects and sampling
Areni Agbabian - prepared piano and voice
Joanna Wallfisch - voice and electronic effects
Chris Wabich - drums, percussion and Fender Rhodes (88)
James Yoshizawa - drums and percussion

All music conceived by WYR collective ie:
© Jonathan Rowden Music (ASCAP), 2016
lyrics to “Satellite” written and performed by Joanna Wallfisch (ASCAP) 
© Joanna Wallfisch Music (ASCAP)
original poetry written and performed by Areni Agbabian (ASCAP)
© Areni Agbabian (ASCAP) 

Special Thanks + Shoutouts to AEA Ribbon Mics (ribbonmics.com), Da'ddario Winds & Conn-Selmer USA

©Jonathan Rowden Music, 2016. All rights reserved.

       
     
Autonation

Autonation - composed by Ryan Pryor (BMI)

Performed live at Hoson House in Tustin, CA 

Jonathan Rowden - tenor saxophone

Ryan Pryor - piano

James Yoshizawa- drums

Chris Hon - bass

       
     
Jonathan Rowden Group - "Snowing In Paradise" - 2013 EP Live At Vitello's

"Snowing In Paradise" - From the Jonathan Rowden Group's 2013 EP "Live at Vitellos"

Jonathan Rowden - tenor saxophone

Ryan Pryor - piano

Matt Perko - drums

John Urban - bass

       
     
Jonathan Rowden Group - "Title" - 2013 EP Live At Vitello's

"Title" composed by Ryan Pryor

From the Jonathan Rowden Group 2013 EP release "Live At Vitellos"

Jonathan Rowden - tenor saxophone

Ryan Pryor - piano

Matt Perko - drums

John Urban - bass