Big Shoulders Brass Band

  • Mardi Gras 2021: Share the Love

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    Airan Wright: Bari Sax, Director, A/V Production
    Performing with Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Filmed as a fundraiser for the New Orleans Musicians Clinic. Thank you to the ever amazing Mystick Krewe of Laff for their sponsorship and opportunity to perform during Covid.


  • Second Line at the 41st Chicago Jazz Festival

    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax
    Performing with Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Second Line (Joe Avery’s Blues)
    Parading with the Mystic Krewe of Laff for Chicago’s 41st Jazz Festival


  • 41st Chicago Jazz Festival Parade

    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax
    Performing with Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Parading with the Mystic Krewe of Laff for Chicago’s 41st Jazz Festival


  • Anywhere But Utah: Songs of Joe Hill

    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax, Clarinet
    Recording with Bucky Halker, Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Featuring Big Shoulders Brass Band on tracks:
    2. Ta Ra Ra Boom De Ay
    14. It’s A Long Way Down To The Soupline
    19. We Will Sing One Song


  • Chic-A-Go-Go #1030 (Evanston Starlight Concert Pt. 2)

    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax
    Performing with Ratso, Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Songs: Washington and Lee Swing, I Feel Like Funkin’ It Up, Palm Court Strut, and Space Jam


  • Chic-A-Go-Go #1028 (Evanston Starlight Concert Pt. 1)

    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax
    Performing with Ratso, Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Songs: Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Bourbon Street Parade, Smoke That Fire, Second Line (Joe Avery’s Blues), When the Saints Go Marching In


  • Put Your Right Foot Forward

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    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax
    Performing with Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Kermit Ruffins: Composer
    Heaven on Seven, Mardi Gras, 2015


  • Live at Morseland

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    Airan Wright: Bari Sax, Bass Clarinet
    Performing with Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Caleb Willitz, Rattlesnake Studios: Recording and Mixing
    Blaise Barton, JoyRide Studio: Mastering
    Airan Wright: Cover Art, Album Photography, and Design
    Recorded live at Morseland in Rogers Park


  • Two For the Show

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    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax, Clarinet (Tracks 11-15)
    Recording with Big Shoulders Brass Band


  • One For the Money

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    Airan Wright: Tenor Sax, Clarinet
    Recording with Big Shoulders Brass Band
    Paul Olejarczuk: Engineer
    Airan Wright: Cover Art, Album Photography and Design
    Recorded at Daedalus Studios