The trio, led by drummer Colin Dorion, features pianist Garrett Spoelhof and bassist Leland Nelson, all Fort Wayne natives. This group plays a wide variety of styles with an emphasis on improvisation and personal touch.
Artist Website: https://colindorion.bandcamp.com/
“Turning” is Colin Dorion’s first full-length album, which features pianist Garrett Spoelhof and bassist Leland Nelson. The album is comprised of mostly original compositions by Colin Dorion with a couple exceptions being “Bessie’s Blues” by John Coltrane and “Dolores” by Wayne Shorter.
Each track acts as a love letter to an artist or a style of music that has greatly influenced Colin as a musician and composer.
Colin Dorion – Drums
Garrett Spoelhof – Piano
Leland Nelson – Bass
Ron Record – Album Art
Shawn Dealey – Engineer
Rachel Leonard – Assistant Engineer
Shawn Dealey – Mix
Shawn Dealey – Master
Jason Peets – Studio Intern
Rachel Hachem – Studio Intern
Colin Dorion – Producer
Robert Dorion – Executive Producer