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Volume One, Side One

Nocturne

Congas and Percussion, Tor Dietrichson

String Bass, Geoff Harper

Piano, Casey MacGill

Cornet, Casey MacGill

Flute, Hans Teuber

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Bass Clarinet, Hans Teuber

Trombone, John Moak

Vibraphone, Marina Albero

 

Who’s Gonna Buy Your Drinks Tonight

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

String Bass, Nate Parker

Piano, Tony Foster

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Vocal, Casey MacGill

 

So Far So Good

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Geoff Harper

Piano, Eric Verlinde

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Cornet, Casey MacGill

Vocal, Casey MacGill

 

Walz Noir

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Nate Parker

Piano, Tony Foster

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Vocal, Casey MacGill

 

Summer Shade

Drums, D’vonne Lewis

Percussion, Jeff Busch

Bass, Geoff Harper

Piano, Casey MacGill

Flute, Bass Flute, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Trombone, John Moak

 

Hold the Phone

Arrangement by Emily Onderdonk

Violin 1, Evan Price

Violin 2, Matt Szemela

Viola, Emily Onderdonk

Cello, Mike Graham

String Bass, Mikiya Matsuda

 

Nocturne in Db

Piano, Casey MacGill

Guitar, Josh Roberts

Alto Sax, Hans Teuber

Clarinet, David Jellema

 

Volume One, Side Two

Funk University

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Conga, Jeff Busch

Bass, Geoff Harper

Piano, Casey MacGill

Hammond B3 Organ, Casey MacGill

Lap Steel Guitar, Orville Johnson

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Baritone Sax, Hans Teuber

Clarinets, Hans Teuber

Cornets, Casey MacGill

 

The Camel’s Hump

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Geoff Harper

Piano, Casey MacGill

Trombone, John Moak

Soprano Sax, Hans Teuber

Alto Sax, Hans Teuber


 

Swingin’ in the Rain

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Jen Hodge

Piano, Casey MacGill

Vibraphone, Jacques Willis

Ukulele, Casey MacGill

Trumpet, Michael Van Bebber

Trombone, John Moak

Alto Sax, Hans Teuber

Tenor Sax, Saul Cline

Baritone Sax, Thomas Harris

Sousaphone, Jerome 

 

Pan Dulce

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Percussion, Jeff Busch

Bass, Geoff Harper

Guitar, Marco de Carvalho

Piano, Casey MacGill

Trombone, John Moak

Flute and Alto Flute, Hans Teuber

Clarinet 1 and 2, Hans Teuber

Tenor Sax 1 and 2, Hans Teuber

Baritone Sax, Hans Teuber

 

Love Letter

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Geoff Harper

Piano, Casey MacGill

Vibraphone, Marina Albero

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

You Always Want the Thang You Can’t Have

Drums, James Cruz

Bass, David Jackson

Electric Bass, Hunter Lea

Piano, Casey MacGill

Guitars, Hunter Lea

Banjo Ukulele, Casey MacGill

Harmonica, Casey MacGill

Trumpet 1, Joe Boga

Cornet 2, Mike Davis

Cornet 3, Mike Davis

Trombone 1, Josh Holcomb

Trombone 2, Harvey Tibbs

Clarinet 1, Evan Christopher

Clarinet 2/ Alto Sax, Jon DeLucia

Clarinet 3/Tenor Sax, Evan Arntzen

Clarinet 4/Tenor Sax, Chris Byers

Baritone Sax, Jay Rattman

Background Vocals, Stephanie Porter

 

Volume 2, Side One

 

Late Night Swing

Drums, Mark Mclean

Bass, Jen Hodge

Piano, Dalton Ridenhour

Guitar, Arndt Arntzen 

Mandolin, Tim Bertsch

Guitar solo, Tim Bertsch

Cornet, Mike Davis

Trombone, Harvey Tibbs

Clarinet, Evan Christopher

Tenor Sax, Evan Arntzen 

Baritone Sax, Jay Rattman

 

Are You Fats Enough?

Drums, Mark Mclean

Bass, Tal Ronen 

Piano, Luca Filastro

Guitar, Josh Dunn

Cornet, Mike Davis

Trombone, Dion Tucker

Clarinet, Evan Christopher

Tenor Sax, Chris Byars


 

He Makes The Blues Come Out of His Horn

Drums, Mark Mclean

Bass, Tal Ronen 

Piano, Luca Filastro

Tenor Banjo, Josh Dunn

Cornet, Mike Davis

Trombone, Dion Tucker

Clarinet, Evan Christopher

Tenor Sax, Chris Byars

 

San Gabriel 

Drums and Percussion, Jeff Busch

Bass, Geoff Harper

Piano, Casey MacGill

Ukulele, Casey MacGill

Cornets, Casey MacGill

Trombone, John Moak

Clarinets and Bass Clarinet, Hans Teuber

Marimba, Casey MacGill

 

On a Summer Night

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Jen Hodge

Piano, Casey MacGill

Guitar, Albanie Faletta 

Ukulele, Casey MacGill

Cornet, Casey MacGill

Clarinet, Hans Teuber

Alto Sax, Hans Teuber

Tenor Sax, Thomas Harris

Baritone Sax, Jonathan Doyle

 

Postcard From Jelly

Violin 1, Evan Price

Violin 2, Matt Szemela

Viola, Emily Onderdonk

Cello, Mike Graham

String Bass, Mikiya Matsuda 

Piano, Casey MacGill

 

Volume Two, Side 2

 

Barrelhouse 

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Paul Gabrielson

Piano, Casey MacGill

Guitar, Josh Roberts

Banjo Ukulele, Casey MacGill 

Cornet, David Jellema 

Trombone, Jerome Smith

Clarinet, Thomas Harris

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Baritone Sax, Jonathan Doyle 

 

Head In The Clouds

Drums, D’Vonne Lewis

Bass, Jen Hodge

Piano, Casey MacGill

Guitar, Albanie Faletta 

Ukulele, Casey MacGill

Cornet, Casey MacGill

Trumpet, Michael VanBebber

Trombone, John Moak

Clarinet, Thomas Harris

Alto Sax, Thomas Harris

Tenor Sax, Hans Teuber

Tenor Sax, Saul Clune

Baritone Sax, Jonathan Doyle

 

Love Ain’t Nothing But the Blues

Drums, Mark Mclean

Bass, Jen Hodge

Piano, Dalton Ridenhour

Guitar, Arndt Arntzen 

Trumpet, Joe Boga

Cornet, Mike Davis

Trombone, Harvey Tibbs

Trombone, Josh Holcomb

Clarinet, Evan Christopher

Alto Sax/Clarinet, Jon DeLucia

Tenor Sax/Clarinet, Evan Arntzen 

Tenor Sax/Clarinet, Chris Byars

Baritone Sax, Jay Rattman

 

Rhythm

Drums, Mark Mclean

Bass, Jen Hodge

Piano, Dalton Ridenhour

Guitar, Arndt Arntzen 

Ukulele, Casey MacGill

Trumpet, Joe Boga

Cornet, Mike Davis

Trombone, Harvey Tibbs

Trombone, Josh Holcomb

Clarinet, Evan Christopher

Alto Sax/Clarinet, Jon DeLucia

Tenor Sax/Clarinet, Evan Arntzen 

Tenor Sax/Clarinet, Chris Byars

Baritone Sax, Jay Rattman

 

Front Porch Rockin’

Drums, Don Heffington

Bass, Sebastian Steinberg 

Piano, Casey MacGill

Hammond B3 Organ, Casey MacGill

Guitar, Fred Tackett

Pedal Steel, Rich Hinman

Vocal Harmony, Marilyn Scott

Background Vocals, Marilyn Scott and Casey MacGill

 

It’s Gonna Be a Long Long Time

Drums, Mark Mclean

Bass, Tal Ronen 

Piano, Luca Filastro

Tenor Banjo, Josh Dunn

Ukulele, Casey MacGill

Cornet, Mike Davis

Trombone, Dion Tucker

Clarinet, Evan Christopher

Tenor Sax, Chris Byars

 

All words and music by Casey MacGill  

All Tracks Arranged by Casey MacGill,

   except for “Hold the Phone” arranged by Emily Onderdonk 

Copyright CasaCasey Music ASCAP

All lead vocals by Casey MacGill

All songs recorded between 2019 and 2022

Love Letter - Liner Notes

Studios

Recorded by Sheldon at The Carraige House, Volume One Track 6 and Volume Two Track 11

 

Recorded by Floyd Reitsma, Studio Litho, Seattle, WA.  Volume One Tracks 1-5, 7-9,11,12. Volume Two Tracks 4, 7 and Track 5 overdubs

 

Recorded by David Lange at David Lange Studios, Fife, WA. Volume One Track 10, Volume Two Tracks 5 & 8

 

Recorded by Neil Godbole at Airship Laboratories, Richmond, CA. Volume One Track 6, Volume Two Track 6 

 

Recorded by Michael Perez-Cisneros at Big Orange Sheep, Brooklyn, NY.  Volume One Track 13 overdubs, Volume Two Tracks 1-3, 9, 10 & 12

 

Recorded by Hunter Lea at Uptone Recorders, Tacoma, WA. Overdubs on Volume One Tracks 3, 7,10,13. Volume 2 Tracks 1, 7,11

 

Mixed by

Hunter Lea, Casey MacGill, Jessica MacGill and Daniel Ward

 

Mastering by Daniel Ward and Martin Feveyear 

 

Produced By Casey MacGill, Jessica MacGill, Hunter Lea

 

Executive Producers Tony & Paula Levy, Casey & Jessica MacGill

Photo Credits, Darka Dusty, Front Cover; Sherry Rain Barnett, Back Cover,  Mary Ann Stuehrmann, Fold-Out Photo; Jenny Sampson Photo Cred for Logo Design.

CD/LP/Merch Design Credits, Dave Hardy, Spaceman Design

Executive Producers Tony & Paula Levy, Casey & Jessica MacGill  Tony & Paula Levy, Casey & Jessica MacGill

 

Special Thanks to Hans Teuber, Evan Arntzen, Scout Opatut, Evan Price, Emily Onderdonk, Marilyn Scott, Stephanie Porter, David P. Jackson, Jr. and Don Heffington

Extra Special Thanks to Tony & Paula Levy for their generous support of this project.