sakata…. the man! check the sax playing out…. or check his other works out….. as researcher in marine biology…..stand up comedy…. or as a KILLER free jazz sax player…. solo…. or in trio… or w the mighty Yosuke Yamashita trio….
sakata — the MAN!
amazing amazing saxophonist!!!!
and his sessionography is right here:
the site is made by enthusiast jan ström. amazing work!!!!
Jimmy Lyons is something else!!!!!!!
CHECK IT OUT!!!!!
check this out!!!!
an amazing film by henry english on marion brown… killin footage and amazing music w ao dave burrell, sirone and bobby kapp
marion brown r.i.p.
very very sad news….
Fred Andersoon, one of the greatest saxophone players and free jazz pioneers, died this morning in Chicago.
born in 1929 and one of the founding members of AACM and always active at his Velvet Lounge in Chicago, until the very end.
Dror Feiler… one of the most amazing musician, activist and artist!
I owe him BIG time! for it all!
”Den politiska, eller revolutionära, sprängkraften ligger i att utmana invanda mönster. På det sättet är min musik alltid politisk även om det inte är explicit. Den bygger på revolt.”
hopefully his saxophone will be brought back to him soon… Dror neads his axe!!!
FIGHT IT ALL!!!!
This is one of the forgotten swedish saxplayers that didn´t make it to our checklist of saxplayers.
WHO IS THIS? Of what we heard he was active in the 80´s primarily…
plaese send suggestions of names to firstname.lastname@example.org and win the forthcoming 7″, that will be relaesed in 2010 featuring this amazing bari player that started his career on a undeliberately bent soprano sax (!)
after VERY intensive meetings and discussions have we finished the list , the checklist of saxplayers….
it will be published shortly on this site.
Mats Gustafsson, Harald Hult and Edward Jarvis is proud to soon present the list of sax players that of different reasons, geographical, ideological, commercial, historical or other related reasons have become neglected…
heavy heavy heavy names within jazz and improvised musics!!!
checklist coming up on heavy heavy heavy sax players that of different reasons are forgotten or hardly heard about in the history of jazz and improvised music….
in close collaboration with Harald Hult of Andra jazz & Blue Tower Records ( and artist Edward Jarvis ) will a list of 20 names be published on this site really soon.
wait for it…..
negotiations is going on at the moment to agree on the content of the list…..
checklist of 20 sax players of extreme importance… coming up!!!!
and many more (un)important list will be published in the near future… for diskaholics, freaks and related human beings…
Mario Schiano – alto sax , Italy
one very very personal saxplayer and pioneer of Italian and European improvised music.
just check the eminent article by the great Italian writer Francesco Martinelli: