This highly rated Global Music Award winning album sold out quickly but the second pressing is now ready for market. New lacquers were created by Bernie Grundman for this limited run pressing of 200 albums (180 gram) to ensure highest quality possible. In addition, the pressing plant changed to a small boutique plant outside Chicago Illinois that offered careful quality control needed to make this album the best possible. Finally, the album jackets were also updated.
The Moonlight Sessions series is one of Lyn Stanley’s most creative projects. And, Volume Two in this project has some of the most original arrangement combinations of classical music with jazz standards that have ever been recorded. Los Angeles’ #1 jazz station, KKJz -88.1 FM has state this album is “one of the best in this century.” Filled with the A-Team for jazz musicians–literally the who’s who for today’s superstars. This is the Special Limited Edition of The Moonlight Sessions-Volume Two as a double disc, 45RPM, 180gram One-Step Pressing process 12 inch discs. Shipping NOT included and based on location. The Moonlight Sessions Vol. 2 Special Limited Edition One Step, 180 gram, Double Vinyl was released in September 2017. This SuperSonicVinyl™ (SSV) uses the rare one step press method with Lyn Stanley’s superb recording trademark. It comes in a sturdy gatefold jacket, with insert. The albums are hand numbered and limited to actual available albums with a lifetime expectation of 2,000 units. First run generated 950 units from two lacquer sets. Currently a three-step version of this album is in production.
Musicians for The Moonlight Sessions who recorded the album at The Village Recording studio in February 2017 are: Lyn Stanley (all vocals), Mike Garson (piano), Tamir Hendelman (piano), Christian Jacob (piano), Chuck Berghofer (bass), Joe La Barbara, Ray Brinker, and Bernie Dresel (drums), John Chiodini (guitar), Corky Hale and Carol Robbins (harp), Hendrik Meurkens (harmonica), Luis Conte (percussion), Chuck Findley (trumpet), Rickey Woodard (tenor sax, Bob McChesney (trombone) and the Budapest Scoring Symphonic Orchestra string players from Budapest Hungary’s Studio 22 did “live” tracking in this studio.
The Songs in The Moonlight Sessions Volume Two are:
- Makin’ Whoopee, 2) The Very Thought Of You, 3) That Old Feeling, 4) The Summer Knows, 5) Over The Rainbow, 6) How Deep Is The Ocean, 7) Angel Eyes, 8) At Seventeen, 9) You’ve Changed, 10) Smile, 11) How Insensitive (with Christian Jacob), 12) Love Me Or Leave Me, 13) Since I Fell For You, 14) I’ll Be Seeing You.
Lyn Stanley’s SuperSonicVinyl™ is a superior quality vinyl utilizing NEW analog mixed and mastered recording, from top engineers and studio boards, and combined with top rated master engineering and ONE-Step experienced pressing plants to create what we believe is the ultimate in sounding records.