alto saxophonist


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a musician who plays the alto saxophone

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The aforementioned opening set by alto saxophonist Grace Kelly and her group (trumpeter Jason Palmer, guitarist Peter McCann, bassist Evan McGregor and drummer Mark Walker) featured five originals by Kelly, including "Happy Theme Song," a tribute to 1950s bop, and a funk version of George Gershwin's "Summertime.
TUESDAY'S Jazz at the Spotted Dog, in the Digbeth pub, is a chance to hear alto saxophonist Chris Maddock with Nick Jurd on bass and Chris Draper on drums.
Led by guitarist Chris Vachon and featuring a stellar horn section fronted by tenor and alto saxophonist Rich Lataille, Roomful of Blues will perform at 9 p.
EXCELLENT alto saxophonist Chris Bowden will be providing the music in Warwickshire this weekend.
After this early show you can stroll over the road to Birmingham Town Hall where The BBC Big Band will perform their programme Classics of Bebop with guest Phil Woods, the legendary alto saxophonist.
Brubeck and Jarreau, along with alto saxophonist Bobby Militello's soaring solos, certainly accomplished that.
I had never heard of alto saxophonist Arthur Blythe when I picked this up on Columbia LP back in 1979; however, the cover art drew my attention and then the lineup of musicians on the back cover intrigued me enough to make the sale: Blythe on alto, James Newton on flute, Bob Stewart on tuba, James "Blood" Ulmer on guitar, Cecil McBee on bass, my main man Jack DeJohnette on drums, and Guillermo Franco on percussion.
Empirical Tabula Rasa THE quartet of alto saxophonist Nathaniel Facey, vibes player Lewis Wright, double bassist Tom Farmer and drummer Shaney Forbes (currently playing with Soweto Kinch at The Rep) has added the strings of the Benyounes Quartet for this double album.
INSPIRED alto saxophonist and rapper Soweto Kinch will be leading a quartet tomorrow intent on playing pieces from his latest album.
The septet (pianist and music director Bill Charlap, trumpeter Nicholas Payton, alto saxophonist Steve Wilson, tenor saxophonist Ravi Coltrane, guitarist Peter Bernstein, bassist Peter Washington, and drummer Lewis Nash) played a solid 90-minute set with no intermission, giving the musicians a chance to stretch out on seven classic compositions, all of them penned by jazz musicians associated with Blue Note.
Alto saxophonist Bowden is highly celebrated in London following numerous high profile concerts and widely praised recordings but he has resisted numerous offers to take up residency, preferring to stay in Birmingham.
I was first attracted to this disc because I had not heard anything for quite some time by alto saxophonist Arthur Blythe, an old favorite who has had several recordings recommended in these pages in times past.
Alto saxophonist John O'Gallagher takes a more dedicated interest in the Austrian pupil of Schoenberg who brought the 12 tone technique and a late Romanticism into conjunction.
LONDON alto saxophonist Christian Brewer heads to Warwickshire this weekend.
London-born in 1927, he was outstanding as an alto saxophonist and clarinettist student at the Royal Academy of Music.