The problem with calling a CD My American Songbook, Vol. 1, as saxophonist and flutist Nelson Rangell did on his last outing, is that your fans expect a second installment pretty soon. That may indeed come down the road, but for now Rangell’s new project can be classified as Vol. 1.5 in the series as there’s more of a pop influence. He offers a breezy collection of original songs by Rangell and musical partners Alex Nekrasov and Kip Kuepper and several covers.
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