" 5 4 3 2 1 Juli Wood " is the new CD from Juli Wood coming out in May 2012 ! This new project features some of Chicago's finest musicians
grouped as quintet, quartet, trio, duo and solo saxophone. Juli is featured on alto, tenor, bari saxophones and vocals ! There are hard - bop,
swinging arrangements of " Without a Song " and " Full Moon and Empty Arms ", Juli's soulful vocal renditions of Bobby Timmons' " Moanin' "
and standards, " Bye Bye Blackbird " and " You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To ". There are several of Juli's catchy original compositions
and some great tunes from Thelonious Monk ; " Ask Me Now ", " Played Twice " and " Light Blue ".