John Esposito & A Book Of Five Rings:


Live recording double CD of 2 multimedia performances at Second Ward, Hudson, NY, November 2013. Nine Esposito compositions inspired by visual environments created by video artist  Laura Steele.


Rosi Hertlein, Violin & Voice

Greg Glassman, Trumpet

Stacy Dillard, Tenor & Soprano Saxes

Mitch Kessler, Bass Clarinet & Flute

John Esposito, Roland Electric Keyboard, Loops, Drums

Emma Alabaster, Bass & Voice

Hilliard Greene, Bass

Peter O’Brien, Drums


Recorded by Scott Petito October 2013 at Second Ward, Hudson, NY

Edited, mixed & mastered 2022 by Scott Petito at NRS Studios, Catskill, NY

CD package design: Dana Faconti Studio

Video images:  Laura Steele

Cover Photo: Malin McWalters

Inside photos: Eve Alpert, Pete Mauney, Malin McWalters


All compositions c 2024 John Esposito

p 2024 Sunjump Music BMI