Thanks to Fred Koch, you will find a new Cecil Payne transcription in the repository. This one on a blues called “Bringing Up Father”. Head on over and give it a whirl,
Category Archive: General
Nov 07 2016
Oct 10 2016
Fans of the somewhat underground low-note based band Morphine that included baritone saxophonist Dana Colley have something new to be excited for. The band is going on tour, including a few dates in the US and a number of dates in Europe. Including Saturday October 15th in Brooklyn NY!
This band is the most authentic …
Sep 01 2016
Cincinnati based baritone saxophonist, Larry Dickson sent us another album, . Much like the first one, this album has an excellent mix of songs. About half originals and a mix of standards, lesser known composers, and a Strayhorn-Ellington piece. The arrangements are very swinging and tasteful, the band’s playing and the recording quality is quite …
Aug 26 2016
Jon DeLucia has put together an interesting Google Map collection for those NYC Jazz History Buffs. It shows the locations (sometimes approximate) of gone and perhaps mostly forgotten jazz clubs around the city. Check it out!
Jul 24 2016
We are saddened to learn that baritone (and lately tenor) saxophonist great Charles Davis passed away on July 15th 2016.
Jul 12 2016
Baritone Saxophonist, Tim Stocker (currently residing in Singapore) has a new website and a new lesson series he is just starting up on YouTube. He includes some great daily exercises and tips for the baritone. Check out the first video below!
May 19 2016
Eden Bareket has released a new album titled “Choice”. It features his trio (baritone, drums, bass) on the Fresh Sound label. Its full of original music and is a great listen. A bit about Eden:
“Although a relative newcomer to New York’s scene, the Argentina-born Israeli baritone saxophonist Eden Bareket quickly gained notice …
May 11 2016
A mentor, educator, performer, great human being, and master of the baritone saxophone. His unique sound on the baritone saxophone and bass clarinet was heard with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra since its inceptions. Mr. Temperley also has numerous albums. Please take some time to watch the tribute JALC performed last year to him.
Apr 11 2016
And part 2!
Mar 09 2016
On Monday April 4th at the Zinc bar in NYC Gary Smulyan will be hosting a Baritone Blow Out as part of the VandoJam – a monthly jam session sponsored by Vandoren. There will a number of special guest baritone saxophonists, and its going to be a great night of rumbling jazz. No cover, no …