Participants

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CHOP SUEY JOINT - LIVE - THE LINEUP


Drums: Edu Olmedo 
Collaborated with: Rock ..n Bordes, Malabo,  Julio Galcerá, Carraixet, Joâo Niteroi, Nova Dixieland Band, Alberto Sánchez Group, Feliu Ventura. Juan Benito. La Banda Del Capitán Canalla, José Flores, Ester Andújar, Sr Mostaza, Wanda Jackson, Roser, Javier Gurruchaga, Lolita, Lluis Llach, Pablo Carbonell, Carlos Segarra, Carmen Flores, Sole Giménez...

Percussion: Sergio Marciano
Collaborated with: Muralla, Septeto Nacional, Ignacio Piñeiro, Vocal SAMPLING, Jóvenes Clásicos del SON, Septeto Traje Nuevo, Ximo Tebar Band, Sonora Latina - Orquesta Stradivarius, Yambú, Guachiguara, Luna Negra, Pablo Milanés, Fabián Barraza, Más de 500 conciertos en 26 países de Europa, America y África.: Montreaux, Paleo Festival, North See Jazz, Pranton de Bourge, WOMAD Reading. Tempo Latino (Vic Fesensac), Jazz de Viena...

Percusion: Carlos Llido
Collaborated with: Sedajazz Latin Ensemblse, Sedajazz big band, Enclave, Perico Sambeat big band, Guachiguara, Dols tab, David Pastor, Toni Belenguer, Francisco Blanco 'Latino', Jesús Santandreu, Víctor Mendoza, Festival de jazz de Ibiza, Festival de jazz de Lugo, Festival de jazz de la villa de Madrid.

Bass: Natxo Tamarit
Collaborated with: Chocolate, Azerí, Dolores, Vaya Cruz, Soul 4, Sulman, Jonathan Pocoví, Manuel Veleta, Neonflash, Noelia Zanón, Raúl Nacher, Sole Giminez

Guitar: Bertrand Kientz
2 years C.I.M in Paris estudio with Jean-Claude Forenbach, 4 years estudio con David Schnitter. Collaborated with Big Band de Monteuil and in the Big Band de Nanterre, Claude Joussein Trio, Marie-Ange Martin Quartet, The Naturals, The Swing Messengers, la Compañía Tudurí, Toni Belenguer Quartet, Default Group, y de Andrés Belmonte Quintet

Keyboards: Alfie Copovi 
Collaborated with: Kuami Mensah 2008 – present; Tchale (Blues Band from Benim); Black Note Tonky Jam

Electric Violin: Herbert Pérez Jones
Violinist and Arranger with Diapasón (Cuba)

Trumpet: Voro Garcia
Berklee College of Music – studied with Joe Lovano, Hal Crook, George Garzone, Dave Santoro, Dave Douglas, Mark Whitfield, Greg Hopkins. Colaborador con: M.P. Mossman, Perico Sambeat, Mario Rossy, Albert Sanz, Ze Eduardo, Leo Genovese and Bob Gullotti

Trombone: Toni Belenguer
Collaborated with Michael Brecker Quindectet, Al Foster, Perico Sambeat Sextet Sedajazz Big Band Abe Rabade (Ghu! Proyect) Ramón Cardo Big Band Luis Vidal, Jeff Jerolamond nonet Celia Mur Ramón Cuadrada Big Band, Sedajazz Big Band, Daniel Flors, Kiko Berenguer Jazzmakers, Albert Sanz y Once dedos, Perico Sambeat: Ziribuye, Contrabaix, Amadeu Adell: Liles, Kiko Aguado & Celia Mur: Colorea2, Ambar, Francisco Blanco Band, Llibert Fortuny Electric Bigband, Alberto Sánchez Group.

Saxophone: Latino blanco
Collaborated with Pat Metheny, Miguel “Angá” Diaz, Perico Sambeat, Jordi Rossy, Mario Rossy, Arturo O’Farril, Mike P. Mossman, Carme Canela, Fabio Miano, Jerry Gonzalez, Jorge Pardo, Marc Miralta, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Chris Check, Ove Larson, José Luis Gamez, Bernardo Sasseti, Eladio Reinón, Norman Hogue, Bob Sands, Maria Pia de Vito, Albert Bover, Jorge Pardo, Bruce Barth, Debora J. Carter , Horacio 'El Negro' Hernandez, Marck Turner, Jim Rotondi, Chano Domínguez, Ze Eduardo, Rubem Dantas, Ramon Valle, Presuntos Implicados, Armando Manzanero, Lola Flores, Clara Montes, Joan Manuel Serrat, Emilio Aragón, Sonora latina, Seguridad Social, Francisco, Vicente Seguí, Orquesta Chatanoga con Eduardo Leyva, Nina, Betty Harris, Café Quijano, Oscar Briz Saxomanía, 4sax, Natura Color, Joshua Edelman & Conexiones con Steve Turre, Perico Sambeat Flamenco Big Band, Chano Domínguez y Martirio con Orquesta de TVE, Big Band de Perico Sambeat, Ramón Cardo Big Band, Big Band de Bellaterra con Eladio Reinon, Jove Jazz Band, Dani Flors, Jordi Vila, J Castillo y su Salsa, Carmen Canela & LLuis Vidal, Jove Jazz Band …

Voice: Man Jack
Guitarrist, singer, composer, producer, musical advisor - Australia (Ruling Class, Gone to Ground, Planet X) China, España.

Voice: Lunah
Composer and singer with Mudo, Sílice.

 

 

Voice: Juanki Zapata
Collaborated with: Caldito, Arras de Suelo (Carlos Pastor). Cuadros Flamencos varios Valencia y alrededores, fundador Chall Out (flamenco chill out), guitarrista Marcos Requena, Faelo Trío, Casa Manué, Alex Conde, Aleación Expansiva,


Voice: Dai Berenguer
Singer, guitarrist and composer with Mafarka, Ambuka Doral y Wicked Article.

 

 

Voice: José Estela
Singer with Dr. Party, Blues Power, Hip Soul Trío, Blues Quater o Los Conquistadores Chocolate, Sedajazz Big Band, la Sedajazz Swing Band, Nova Dixieland Band, Guachiguara, Jazz Chansongs, Sedajazz Minstrel Show, Nova Dixieland Band.


Voice: Thais
 

 

 

 

CHOP SUEY JOINT - FIRST CALL FOR ALL PASSENGERS - 2009

Lineup on the 3rd CD, First Call for All Passengers (2009). L-R: Hayley (backing vocals), Jakob Gramss (German voice), Rafal Szaton (Polish voice), Josep Amirola (Electric Violin), Pep (Harmonica), Ana AKA Lunah (lead female vocals), Kenn AKA The Ringleader (beautiful baritone), Man Jack (voice, bass, beats, guitar, synth, composition, production), Bertie Fontaine (guitar, bass, French voice, composition), Juanki Zapata (Flamenco Voice), Voro (trumpet), Dai Berenguer (rock Voice), Sergio Marciano (percussion), Neto (voice), Tess (backing vocals)

 

   CHOP SUEY JOINT - OFF THE RADAR - 2005

 

 

Lineup of vocalists on the 2nd CD, Off The Radar (2005). L-R Kenn (beautiful baritone), Ihab Jadallah (Arabic voice), Missteria (Spanish conjuro), Jakob Gramss (German voice), Rafal Szaton (Polish voice), Man Jack (voice, beats, bass, guitar, synth, composition, production), Ana AKA Lunah (voice), Bertie Fontaine (guitar, French voice, bass, beats synth, composition, production), Olina (Czech Voice), Laura, Tess, Emma (extra voices), Jacob Helps (Celtic voice), Juanki Zapata (Flamenco voice). Not in the picture: Voro Garcia (trumpet) & Toni Belenguer (Trombone).

 

CHOP SUEY JOINT - CHOP SUEY JOINT - 2004

Lineup on the 1st CD, Chop suey Joint (2004) Top L-R Bertie Fontaine (guitar, beats, bass, synth, composition, production), Naima (voice), Juanki Zapata (Flamenco voice), Ana AKA Lunah (voice), Man Jack (voice, beats, bass, guitar, synth, composition, production), Tess (voice); Bottom L-R Jacob Helps (Celtic voice), Pep AKA 08 (Harmonica, Harmonies), Ze Vektor (Portuguese voice), Kenn Richardson AKA The Ringleader (baritone voice), Jackie Grammkin AKA Jakob Gramss (German voice). Not pictured: Vicente Macian (saxophone).

 

CHOP SUEY JOINT - THE EXTENDED TEAM

Multimedia: XiP Multimedia:Sergio García, Lucía Martínez, Pili Rodríguez, Enrique Gómez, Xavi Selvi
Graphic Design: Mark Stockdale
Photography: Robert Cobcroft, Mar Docavo, Jakob Gramss, Bruno Bou, Marco Angeleri
Text: Jakob Gramss
Film: XiP Multimedia, Ana Fayos Moltò, Marco Angeleri
Go-Gos: Eugenio y Chema
Live Sound: Octavio y Ramon

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