This was streamed last night, and it's too good not to watch!
Houston Person is showing his age, but by the end of the video he is shining. He's 86 years old, soul and taste dripping from every note. His rendition of "People" brought tears to my eyes.
The Emmet Cohen trio, with Russell...
just a young'un, trying to get a jazz band together which is proving harder than I thought :)
Anyhow, to ease the pain, by reducing personnel requirements to a bare minimum - names of "successful" jazz trios with a sax player welcome, to serve as inspiration :)
I would really like to play a piece with a fellow student of mine who plays viola. Does anyone know of any pieces we could try?
We could also feasibly do a trio of piano, viola and saxophone.
Thanks so much!
Does anyone know of any good classical saxophone trios? A member of our quartet backed out, sadly, and we're looking for a back-up trio piece to play if we can't find another member for our quartet. Thanks!
I play a selmer signet tenor and a selmer as300. As of right now I am using a Bundy mouthpiece on the Tenor and a Premiere HITE on the alto(so i guess you could say almost anything is an improvement). Also, I use the standard Rovner ligature on both for hard rubber mouthpieces.
I like to use La...