Weights & Measures
Kenny Wessel Quartet
On Nonotes Records
CD Baby
Joel Frahm – saxophone

Brad Jones – bass
Kenny Wollesen – drums
Peck Allmond – saxophone
Kenny Wessel – guitar / compostions


Jawboning

Wessel / Filiano / Grassi
www.cadencebuilding.com
Ken Wessel – guitar

Ken Filiano – bass
Lou Grassi – drums

 

Daybreak
Badal Roy / Ken Wessel / Stomu Takeishi
www.cadencebuilding.com

Badal Roy – tabla

Ken Wessel – guitar
Stomu Takeishi – bass
w/ Tim Ries – sax, flute
Satoshi Takeishi – percussion

 

Tone Dialing
Ornette Coleman and Prime Time
Ornette Coleman – alto sax, trumpet, violin

Ken Wessel – guitar
Chris Rosenberg – guitar
Dave Bryant – keyboards
Brad Jones – acoustic bass
Al MacDowell – electric bass
Badal Roy – tabla
Denardo Coleman – drums

 

Live at Jazzbühne Berlin – 1988
Ornette Coleman and Prime Time
Ornette Coleman – alto sax, trumpet, violin

Ken Wessel – guitar
Chris Rosenberg – guitar
Chris Walker – electric bass
Al MacDowell – electric bass
Badal Roy – tabla
Denardo Coleman – drums

 

Debashish Bhattacharya, Anders Lonne Gronseth,
Kenny Wessel & Subhasis Bhattacharya
Pling Music
Debashish Bhattacharya – Hindustani slide guitar

Anders Lonne Gronseth – saxophones
Kenny Wessel – electric guitar
Subhasis Bhattacharya – tabla, percussion

 


Heart’s Fire
Rob Garcia’a Sangha
Yooni Choi – vocals

Michele Gentile – flute
Adam Kolker – sax
Ken Wessel – guitar
Daniel Kelly – piano
Dave Ambrosio – bass
Rob Garcia – drums, compositions

 


Morph the Cat

Donald Fagen
I play the guitar solo on “Security Joan”

 

 

Glare of the Tiger
Adam Rudolph and Moving Pictures
Meta Records

Graham Haynes – cornet
Ralph Jones – woodwinds
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Alex Marcello – keyboards
James Hurt – percussion, keyboards
Damon Banks – bass
Hamid Drake – percussion
Adam Rudolph – percussion

Both/And
Adam Rudolph and Moving Pictures
Meta Records

Graham Haynes – cornet
Ralph Jones – woodwinds
Kenny Wessel – guitars, banjo
Jerome Harris – bass guitar, slide guitar
Brahim Fribgane – oud, percussion
Matt Kilmer – percussion
Adam Rudolph – percussion

Turning Towards the Light  
Organic Guitar Orchestra
Cuneiform Records
Rez Abbasi
Nels Cline
Liberty Ellman
David Gilmore
Miles Okazaki
Marvin Sewell (electric guitars and effects)
Damon Banks (el. bass guitar)
Marco Capelli (acoustic guitar, effects)
Jerome Harris (el. guitar, el. bass guitar, lap steel guitar)
Joel Harrison (el. guitar, national steel guitar)
Kenny Wessel (el. guitar, banjo) 

Composed and improvisationally conducted by Adam Rudolph. 


Sonic Mandala

Adam Rudolph’s Go Organic Orchestra
www.metarecords.com

34 Woodwind, brass, strings and percussion


Dream Garden

Adam Rudolph’s Moving Pictures
www.metarecords.com

Graham Haynes – cornet, flugelhorn
Ned Rothenberg – woodwinds, shakuhachi
Steve Gorn – bansuri, woodwinds
KW – electric and acoustic guitars
Brahim Fribgane – oud/percussion
Shanir Blumenkranz – bass, sintir
Hamid Drake – drums, percussion
Adam Rudolph – percussion

Can You Imagine… The Sound of a Dream
Adam Rudolph’s Go Organic Orchestra
www.metarecords.com
48 Woodwind, brass, strings and percussion

 

Shimmer and Melt
Big Picture Holiday
www.ropeadope.com
http://bigpictureholiday.bandcamp.com
Avram Fefer – woodwinds
David Phelps, Kenny Wessel – guitars, effects
Alex Marcello – keyboards
Jason DiMatteo – bass
Chris Eddleton – drums
Todd Isler – percussion


Periodic Table

Ole Mathisen Quartet
Jazzheads
Ole Mathisen – saxophone

Kenny Wessel – guitar
Francois Moutin – bass
Tony Moreno – drums


What Do I Know
Ingrid Sertso
www.creativemusicstudio.org
Ingrid Sertso – vocals

Karl Berger – vibes, piano
Steve Gorn – bansuri
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Mike Bisio – bass
Bob Selcoe – trumpet
Jane Scarpantoni – cello

Sandan Shuffle
Virginia Mayhew Quartet
Virginia Mayhew – sax

Ken Wessel – guitar
Harvie S – bass
Victor Jones – drums

A Simple Thank You
Virginia Mayhew Septet
Virginia Mayhew – saxophones

Lisa Parrot – alto & bari
Scott Harrell – trumpet & flugelhorn
Noah Bless – trombone
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Harvie S – bass
Victor Jones – drums
Ingrid Jensen – trumpet
Mayra Casales – percussion

Thunk
Stephen Gauci – tenor saxophone

Kenny Wessel – guitar
Mike Bisio – bass
Jeremy Carlstadt – drums

nottwo records

Taxidermy
Sam Bardfeld Group
www.cadencebuilding.com
Sam Bardfeld – violin

Ken Wessel – guitar
Drew Gress – bass
Mike Sarin – drums

Music is the Meditation
William Gagliardi Quartet
www.cadencebuilding.com
William Gagliardi – saxophones

Ken Wessel – guitar
Dave Hofstra – bass
Lou Grassi – drums

Nhlahla
William Gagliardi Quintet
www.cadencebuilding.com
William Gagliardi – saxophones

John Carlson – trumpet
Ken Wessel – guitar
Dave Hofstra – bass
Lou Grass – drums


Second Voyage

Lewis Porter Quintet
Lewis Porter – piano

Dan Faulk – saxophone
David Leibman – saxophone
Ken Wessel – guitar
Harvie S – bass
Marcus Baylor – drums

Hear and Now
William Gagliardi Quintet
www.cadencebuilding.com
William Gagliardi – saxophones

John Carlson – trumpet
Ken Wessel – guitar
Dave Hofstra – bass
Lou Grassi – drums


M.D.

Haruko Nara
Haruko Nara – piano

Ken Wessel – guitar
Lonnie Plaxico – bass
Steve Moss – percussion
and others



Memories of Tomorrow

William Gagliardi Quintet
www.cadencebuilding.com
William Gagliardi – saxophones

John Carlson – trumpet
Ken Wessel – guitar
Dave Hofstra – bass
Lou Grassi – drums

Younger Dryas
William Gagliardi Quintet
www.cadencebuilding.com
William Gagliardi – saxophones

John Carlson – trumpet
Ken Wessel – guitar
Dave Hofstra – bass
Lou Grassi – drums

Cave Music
The Michael Dolan Quartet
Michael Dolan – flute

Kenny Wessel – guitar
David Meer – bass
Willard Dyson – drums


Cosmic Life

Mari Okubo
Mari Okubo – vocals

Jamaaladeen Tacuma, Chris Walker – bass
Ornette Coleman, Lew Soloff – trumpet
Robert Rouch – french horn
Kenny Wessel – guitar
and others


CIMPFest: Live in Villach 2011
Ken Filiano Quartet
Ken Filiano – bass

Herb Robertson – trumpet
Avram Fefer – saxophones
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Vijay Anderson – drums

Adam Lane’s Villach Orchestra

CIMPFest: Live in Villach 2009
Stephen Gauci Quartet
Stephen Gauci – tenor saxophone

Kenny Wessel – guitar
Ken Filiano – bass
Lou Grassi – drums

and

William Gagliardi Quintet
William Gagliardi – saxophones

John Carlson – trumpet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Dave Hofstra – bass
Lou Grassi – drums

and

CIMP Orchestra
www.cimprecords.com

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