Springfield College Band Remote Recording Project 2020

The following video showcases the audio tracks of the Springfield College Band's virtual recordings, while also highlighting some of the still images from their winter concert in December of 2019. The songs include: “Until You Come Back to Me (0:00 to 5:18)," “A Child is Born (5:18 to 8:19)," and "Summertime (8:20 to 11:59)."

 

About the Springfield College Band Remote Recording Project - As part of the Springfield College transition to remote learning in March of 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic, the members of the Springfield College Band collaborated to record some of their music remotely. They used USB microphones and collaborated by way of an online digital workstation called Soundtrap.

Song Information:

“Until You Come Back to Me” (0:00 to 5:18) composed by Stevie Wonder, Clarence Paul and Morris Broadnax, arranged by Chris Gagne, featuring Magdalena Saez on Lead Vocals and Nathaniel Evans on Trumpet Solo.

“A Child is Born” (5:19 to 8:19) composed by Thad Jones and arranged by Mike Carubia.

“Summertime” (8:20 to 11:59) composed by George Gershwin, arranged by Gil Evans, featuring Nathaniel Evans on Trumpet Solo.

Springfield College Band:

Magdalena Saez – Lead Vocals 
Menghan Chen - Clarinet
Asher Simon-Plumb – Tenor Saxophone
Erin Duffy – Baritone Saxophone
Nathaniel Evans – Trumpet
Andrew Stratton – Trumpet
Chloe Campellone – Trombone

Springfield College Faculty:

Teri LaFleur – Background Vocals 
Jeff Dostal – Guitar & Bass
Chris Gagne – Piano

Special Guest Artist:

Nick Falk – Drums

Springfield College is an independent, nonprofit, coeducational institution founded in 1885. Approximately 4,100 students, including 2,500 full-time undergraduate students, study at its main campus in Springfield, Mass., and at its regional campuses across the country. Springfield College inspires students through the guiding principles of its Humanics philosophy – educating in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to others.