Low-key recording sessions in a Brooklyn piano store window.
Romain’s subtle take on the Monk classic
Julian’s new album is out! Radio 6 Netherlands is giving “I Don’t know How to Drive” some love, including linking to the Big Wrench Session where the number debuted! Thanks!
First up from Session 5, Romain’s beautiful original
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Just recorded the incredibly talented Romain Collin in the store for Big Wrench Session #5! Tune in here for some gorgeous original music and sly treatments of a few standards…
Julian’s ode to a disappearing New York. Here’s one we’ve been sitting on while the musical quotations got cleared. So pleased to post it now that the album is about to drop.
More toasty shots from Julian Velard’s show at Big Wrench. With Ryan Bull, Jon Cornell and Bill Campbell, with Brian and Betty hosting. And a baby.
Something warm for this snow day - shots from last month’s Julian Velard concert at Big Wrench Piano Care.
After a marathon session with no out takes, in an 80-degree shop, Julian closed out the day by cranking things up and nailing this rendition of his song Joni.
Julian rounded out his terrific set on a sweet Wurlitzer 140B. The first one is this beautiful and personal song
Then he turns on a dime and rolls right into a perfect rendition of his number Joni, coming soon.
More player piano supplementals coming soon, including special guest foot-pumping cameos.