Road Scholars »— 1998
See Below for Full Musician Credits
- Heart Of The Night (6:41) - Jay Beckenstein
- Breakfast At Igor's (7:20) - Jay Beckenstein/Scott Ambush
- Morning Dance (4:16) - Jay Beckenstein
- Shaker Song (10:15) - Jay Beckenstein
- Shanghai Gumbo (6:28) - Julio Fernandez
- Innocent Soul (6:28) - Tom Schuman
- South American Sojourn (5:36) - Joel Rosenblatt
- Ariana (6:07) - Jeremy Wall
- De La Luz (8:24) - Julio Fernandez
- Daddy's Got A New Girl Now (6:01) - Jay Beckenstein
- Best Friends (4:04) - Scott Kreitzer/Randy Andos
- Special Delivery - Jay Beckenstein
ProductionRecorded on location across the USA, March - October 1997
Doug Oberkircher at BearTracks Recording Studio, Suffern, NY
Scott Hull at Masterdisk, New York, NY
Production Manager/Lighting Director:
House Sound Engineer:
Monitor Engineer/Tape Operator:
Additional Info, Musicians or Vocalists:Tech Talk:
These performances were recorded utilizing synchronized Tascam DA-38 digital recorders in a rack designed and built by Accurate Audio of Rochester, NY. For each show, we recorded thirty-two pre-EQ tracks direct from the stage fed through a modified Crest Century LM20 monitor console .This live digital multi-track recording was then transferred in the studio to analog master tape on Studer A-820's from which it was mixed using a Focusrite console.
Jay Beckenstein played Yamaha YAS-62 and YSS-62 Professional Series saxophones with Van Doren 3 1/2 reeds.
Tom Schuman played a Kurzweil PC-88 MIDIed to a Korg Wavestation SR, a Roland D-50 MIDIed to an Emu E64 a Yamaha DX-7 MIDIed to aKorg M1R and a Korg Prophecy keyboard.
Julio Fernandez played a Washburn MG122ES electric guitar and a Ronaldo custom electric guitar through a Fender Prososonic Amp using the following effects: Rocktron Voodoo Valve Preamp/Multi effects rack, Vox Wahwah pedal, Boss Overdrive, Digital Delay & EQ Pedals, TC Electronics Chorus Pedal and ADA MIDI Control Pedal using a Whirlwind Custom Switching Box. Julio also played a Washburn C104SCE Classical electric guitar.
Joel Rosenblatt played a Tama Starclassic Maple drum kit with Attack heads, Hart Dynamic Triggers, Zildjian cymbals and Vater Power 5A sticks. Joel also played a Dominican percussion instrument called a cajon.
Scott Ambush played an Ambush Custom five string bass featuring Bartolini pickups and electronics. Scott plays through an Eden Navigator Preamp, Eden WT800 amp and 410 XT cabinet . Scott also played an Azola Bug Bass Electric Upright.
All guitars and basses use Dean Markley strings.
Our grateful acknowledgement goes out to ElectroVoice microphones for their assistance.
For more details about the recording, read our Road Scholars Bio!