The new album from The Chris McDonald Jazz Orchestra, featuring many of Nashville's finest jazz musicians, with guest vocalists Melinda Doolittle,Gary Janney, and Scat Springs.
..."this is exemplary big-band jazz flawlessly performed by a world-class ensemble. As its title denotes, there are No Pews Required to hear and appreciate how Chris McDonald uses hymns and other canonical themes to advance the cause of big-band jazz. Simply listen and enjoy."
- Jack Bowers, www.allaboutjazz.com