"Ira Liss is one of those special folks who keeps the big band idiom alive and moving forward. It is no easy feat to sustain a big band and create a forum for the music. I truly enjoy working with Ira and his band, and am honored to have the band record one of my compositions."
- Bob Mintzer
Ira B. Liss Big Band Jazz Machine
Featuring: Bob Mintzer, Eric Marienthal, Holly Hofmann, Dean Brown
Saxophones: Christopher Hollyday, Richard McGuane, Tyler Richardson, David Castel De Oro, Joel Ginsberg, Ross Rizzo Jr.
Trumpets: Randy Aviles, Mark Nicholson, Peter Green, Collin Reichow, Carlos Roldan
Trombones: Gary Bucher, David Barnard, David Murray, Tim Hall
Piano: Steve Sibley
Bass: Lance Jeppesen
Guitar: Alex Ciavarelli
Drums: Charlie McGhee
Percussion: Mark Lamson
Vocals: Janet Hammer