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Title
Barefooted town
Performer
David Binney  (saxofoon;zang) Ambrose Akinmusire  (trompet) Mark Turner  (saxofoon) David Virelles  (piano) Eivind Opsvik  (contrabas) Dan Weiss  (drums)
Publisher
Criss Cross Jazz, 2011
1 cd
Recording date
2010
Playing time
00:55:24
EAN
8712474133529
CDR
JE33285

About David Binney

David Binney (born 2 August 1961) is an American alto saxophonist and composer.

Biography

Binney was born in Miami, Florida, and was raised in Carpenteria, California. From his parents, who loved music, he heard albums by John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, and Jimi Hendrix. He took saxophone lessons in Los Angeles. When he was nineteen, he moved to New York City and studied with saxophonists George Coleman, Dave Liebman, and Phil Woods. A grant from the National Endowment for the Arts helped him record his first album, Point Game (Owl, 1991). In the 1990s, he started his own label, Mythology Records.

He has been of several bands, including Lost Tribe, Jagged Sky, Lan Xang, the Gil Evans Orchestra, the Maria Schneider Orchestra, and Medeski Martin & Wood. He has also worked with Adam Rogers, Alex Sipiagin, Ben Monder, Ben Perowsky, Bill Frisell, Bobby Previte, Brian Blade, Cec…Read more on Wikipedia