Tangria Jazz Group (self-titled CD)

Tangria's freshest album of straight ahead jazz showcases global jazz themes. The originals and uniquely arranged standards evoke a range of moods and reveal soulful West African, funk, blues and Latin influences.

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Read the reviews of Tangria Jazz Group.

Buy the CD on cdbaby and all Tangria's originals at iTunes. See the notes below to buy individual tunes or licenses, to order CD's by mail or to buy multiple CD's at a discount.

Part of the Tangria Jazz Group CD and tour profits were donated to the Mali Health Organizing Project. The American charities receiving a portion of the CD sales profits will be listed here soon.

 

Mebane’s Eleven: Tunes for Two

Tangria's second album includes 9 tracks of original tunes by Sheryl & 2 standards spanning a variety of jazz soundscapes. The CD is great to share with someone special.

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Read reviews, which have called Mebane's Eleven "fresh," "inspired playing that deserves to be heard" and "classic bebop jazz with a modern twist."

Listen, through episode 5 of the fall 2008 season of PBS's Roadtrip Nation, to Tangria's original tune "Warm" (from Mebane's Eleven). "Warm" starts about 8-10 minutes into the program. Listen, through an earlier season of PBS's RoadTrip Nation, to the "Freedom Jazz Dance" track, which is featured in a video interview with Rickey Minor, the music supervisor for American Idol.

Buy the CD on cdbaby or by clicking "Add to Cart" below (uses PayPal; price includes shipping). Buy a few original tunes at Tangria's Myspace page, and all Tangria's originals at iTunes. See the notes below to buy individual tunes or licenses, to order CD's by mail or to buy multiple CD's at a discount.



Lady Bird

Songs from Lady Bird

Tangria's debut album is the companion CD to the drummer Sheryl Mebane's debut novel Lady Bird, published by Pearl Street Publishing. The CD, which stands alone or connects to the book, features jazz standards as well as original tunes written by Sheryl. "City of Ba," a percussion original, was a finalist in the Great American Song Contest (see the instrumental category near the bottom of the page).

Listen to the CD, read about it, and post your own review at cdbaby.

Buy the CD on cdbaby and all Tangria's originals at iTunes. See the notes below to buy individual tunes or licenses, to order CD's by mail or to buy multiple CD's at a discount.

Purchase individual tunes at Tangria's Myspace page and at digital distributors (ex. iTunes).

To order CD's by mail and pay by check, email info@tangria.net and ask for the address to which to send a check payable to "Sheryl Mebane" for $14 for your first CD, plus shipping ($1.50 for one CD; $2.50 for 2-4 CD's).

Special Deals!
If you've purchased Sheryl's book (available online), send a copy of your receipt or a line from the end of the book and pay only $10 per CD.
After purchasing the first CD, additional CD's cost only $10 each!


Independent Stores Selling Tangria's CD's

Groove Yard, 5555 Claremont Ave., Oakland, CA: a cozy spot
Rasputin, 2401 Telegraph Ave., Berkeley, CA: a store to support
Amoeba Music, 2455 Telegraph Ave., Berkeley, CA 


Tangria's Original Music: Film/TV Licensing and Sheet Music

Tangria's original tune "Warm" (from Mebane's Eleven) was broadcast on Episode 5 of the fall 2008 season of PBS's Roadtrip Nation. To hear "Warm" in the program, check the show's website and listen at around 8-10 minutes into the program. In an earlier season's webcast, PBS's RoadTrip Nation also featured "Freedom Jazz Dance" (from Mebane's Eleven) in a video interview with Rickey Minor, the music supervisor for American Idol. Tangria's music has also been played on a cable show.

Audiosocket, a music licensing agency, has placed "Bamako Love Walk" in their catalog. Little Mud Music, an ASCAP publishing company, has placed "Teach Yourself to Live Elsewhere" and "Ethan's Song" in their catalog.

To obtain a license to use all our recorded originals and to order original sheet music through Sheryl Mebane Music, please contact Tangria directly.