My America 2: Destinations


Blue Bayou Bossa
I Love LA


MY AMERICA 2: Destinations

The newest album by JIM SELF

An homage to the many places across America where the well-travelled jazz tuba maestro has lived and worked.


Jim Self, F tuba, CC tuba, fluba, F “Jimbasso” and BBb cimbasso
Kim Scharnberg, baton
Ron Stout trumpet, flugelhorn
Bill Booth trombone, euphoniums
Scott Whitfield, trombone
Phil Feather alto saxophone, English horn
Tom Peterson soprano & tenor saxophones
John Chiodini, guitars
Steve Fister, guitars
Bill Cunliffe, piano, melodica
Ken Wild, string bass, electric bass, fretless electric bass
Kendall Kay, drums
Brian Kilgore, percussion

Produced by Jim Self

Co-produced by Talley Sherwood

Arranged by Kim Scharnberg

Track Listing:

1. Chicago
2. By the Time I Get to Phoenix
3. Kansas City
4. New York State of Mind
5. King of Route 66
6. Blue Bayou Bossa
7. I Love LA
8. Back Home Again in Indiana
9. Chattanooga Choo Choo
10. I Left My Heart in San Francisco
11. Washington Post Modern
12. Georgia on My Mind
13. S.L.O. Blues