Pictured (standing, l-r) are:
John Fields, Stephen Lu, and
engineer Steven Miller; (rear,
l-r) Wes Precourt, Daphne Chen,
Eric Gorfain and Radu Pieptea.
Photo by David Goggin.
Hollywood, CA (May 7, 2009)–Producer John Fields and engineer Steven Miller have recorded strings for the forthcoming Jonas Brothers album, Lines, Vines, and Trying Times, in the recently re-opened Studio A at Ocean Way Recording.
Joining Fields and Miller were string arranger/conductor Stephen Lu; violinists Wes Precourt, Daphne Chen, Eric Gorfain and Radu Pieptea; violists Briana Bandy and Caroline Buckman; and cellists Richard Dodd and Matt Cooker.
The Jonas Brothers gained initial popularity from the Disney Channel. Hailing from Wyckoff, New Jersey, the band consists of brothers Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas. In the summer of 2008, they starred in the Disney Channel original movie, Camp Rock. They have released three albums: It’s About Time (2006), Jonas Brothers (2007), and A Little Bit Longer (2008). The band’s fourth studio album will be released June 15, 2009 on Hollywood Records.
In 2008, the group was nominated for the Best New Artist award at the 51st Grammy Awards, and won the award for Breakthrough Artist at the American Music Awards.
Ocean Way Recording