The Dan McMillion Jazz Orchestra has recorded several CDs to date and this (Up Your Brass) is another recording which features big band with McMillion featured out in front of the group on trumpet. Specifically the Wild Thing™ Bb Trumpet by Flip Oakes.
If you are wondering if this horn is the horn for your HARD HITTING – HOT n’ HIGH needs as lead as in BIG BAND? ..then. Give a listen to these cuts from Dan’s Groovin’ High Big Band as he plays his Wild Thing in true Maynard Ferguson Style on.
Listen to Dan’s playing: