Albums

As a composer and bandleader, Ken has produced and self released many albums over the course of his career – and has plans for more! Please see below a listing of the more recent albums available for purchase through this website. The Moovin’ and Groovin’ Orchestra play the majority of these disks, with the exception of Casa Nova – Australian Jazz Samba, which a trio consisiting of Ken, Doug De Vries and Denis Close.

Shaboom and Weatherbird

SHaBooM! – New Album (1 Disk)

Recorded, mixed and mastered at ABC Studio 345
Originally commissioned for Jazztrack with Mal Stanley

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1. Shaboom
2. ‘Round About Now
3. Out of Tune
4. Zoom Factor
5. Voodoo
6. Line For Leigh
7. Short & Sweet
8. Drop Me A Line
9. Chadstone
10. The Offering

Return Journey Image

Return Journey – A Jazz Portrait of Europe (2 Disks)

Performed by the MGO – Produced by Ken Schroder, Self Published

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Disk One

1. Heathrow
2. Herb Geller meets CPE Bach
3. C’est Pas Un Projet
4. On Charles’ Bridge
5. Too Much Pane
6. Assisi
7. Southbank
8. On The Road

Disk Two

1. Olives
2. Zago the Albanian
3. Epidavros
4. Nearly the Zembikiko Blues
5. On My Own
6. Albert Bridge
7. Istanbul
8. Blues Around The World


Zoo Music Album

Zoo Music – Jazz for the Animal Kingdom (1 Disk)

Performed by the MGO – Produced by Ken Schroder, Self Published

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1. Orangatango
2. Cheetah
3. Panda-monium
4. Stampede
5. Eucalypso
6. Adult Elephant Walk
7. The Orange Bellied Funky Little Parrots
8. Zoo-B-Q
9. Panther
10. Nocturnal Habits (Marsupial Funk)


Porgy and Bess Catfish Row Album

Porgy & Bess – Catfish Row (2 Disks)

Performed by the MGO – Produced by Ken Schroder, Self Published
Distributed by Newmarket Music

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Disk One

1. Rhythm Got George
2. Summertime
3. A Woman Is A Sometime Thing
4. Gone
5. My Man’s Gone Now
6. I Got Plenty Of Nutting
7. Bess, You Is My Woman Now
8. It Aint Necessarily So
9. What You Want Wit Bess?
10. Fisherman

Disk Two

1. Strawberry Woman
2. Here Comes De Honeyman
3. Devil Crab
4. Prayer / Better Git It In Your Soul
5. We Got Blues
6. I Loves You Porgy
7. There’s A Boat Dat’s Leaving Soon
8. Bess, Oh Where Is My Bess?
9. Oh Lawd, I’m On My Way
10. Riverboat Blues


Some New Stuff The Gig Suite

Some New Stuff – The Gig Suite (1 Disk)

Performed by the MGO – Produced by Ken Schroder, Self Published

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1. Street Beat / Friday the 13th
2. Out Cattin’
3. Choo Choo
4. Samba Roo
5. The New Multimedia Circus
6. The Double Edged Sword
7. Over A Nova
8. Kenny’s Dream
9. Le St Louis
10. Conga At The Donc


Jazz At Richmond Hill Vol 1 2 3

Jazz At Richmond Hill – Volumes 1, 2 and 3

Combos with Schroder – Produced by Ken Schroder, Self Published
** All the ‘Jazz at Richmond Hill’ recordings are owned by Ken Schroder except *4. Mambo Bimbo, and *15. Garota de Nyora from Volume 1. Also *4 I’ve Never Been To Cuba from Volume 3. The mechanical rights to these 3 tracks have been signed over to Fremantle Media for use in the TV soap “Neighbours”.

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Disk One

1. This Year’s Kisses
2. Brasil
3. The Last Time I Saw Paris
4. Mambo Bimbo *
5. I’m Beginning To See The Light
6. That Old Black Magic
7. You’re Getting To Be A Habit With Me
8. CBD
9. Mas Que Nada
10. La Mer
11. I’m Just A Lucky So and So
12. Gloria’s Step
13. Meditation
14. One For My Baby
15. Garota De Nyora *

Disk Two

1. Alfie’s Theme
2. Come Live With Me
3. The Mooch
4. 52nd Street Theme
5. The First Noel
6. Cumparsita / Stairway to the Stars
7. Caravan
8. Fats Blows
9. Speak Softly Love
10. Springs Ain’t What They Used To Be
11. Round Midnight
12. I Wanna Be Loved By You
13. Silent Night
 
 

Disk Three

1. Cubism
2. Trolley Song
3. Hot House
4. I’ve Never Been To Cuba *
5. Springsteen Can Really Hang You Up The Most
6. Winter Wonderland
7. Red Cross
8. Baltimore Oriole
9. An Occasional Man
10. Stay As Sweet As You Are


Casa Nova Album

Casa Nova – Australian Jazz Samba 2005 (1 Disk)

Trio with Schroder – Produced by Ken Schroder, Self Published

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1. Casa Nova
2. Bela Nova
3. Shoelaces
4. Baia
5. Inquietacao
6. Waltz for Tom
7. Marina, Boca de Oro
8. Nova View
9. Let’s Dance

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