Born: August 28, 1958
Composer Anthony Branker has recorded for Origin Records and Sons of Sound Records and has seven releases in his fast growing and musically rich discography. They include: The Forward (Towards Equality) Suite (Origin, 2014), Uppity (Origin, 2013), Together (Origin, 2012), Dialogic (Origin, 2011), Dance Music (Origin, 2010), Blessings (Origin, 2009), and Spirit Songs (Sons of Sound, 2006). He leads both Anthony Branker & Ascent and Anthony Branker & Word Play, which have featured David Binney, Ralph Bowen, Conrad Herwig, Jim Ridl, Kenny Davis, Donald Edwards, Renato Thoms, Alison Crockett, Mark Gross, Tia Fuller, Steve Wilson, Antonio Hart, Andy Hunter, Clifford Adams, Eli Asher, Jonny King, Bryan Carrott, John Benitez, Belden Bullock, Adam Cruz, Ralph Peterson Jr., Wilby Fletcher, Kadri Voorand, and Freddie Bryant. ...
AwardsU.S. Fulbright Scholar
United States Presidential Scholars Teacher Award
Institute for Arts and Humanities Education Distinguished Teaching Award
New Jersey Association for Jazz Education 2009 Jazz Education Achievement Award for “Outstanding Accomplishment in the Field of Jazz Studies and Continued Dedication to the New Jersey Jazz Education Community.”
Dance MusicOrigin Records
Spirit SongsSons of Sound
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- Uppity by Dan McClenaghan
- Dance Music by Karl Ackermann
- Dance Music by Edward Blanco
- Blessings by John Barron
- Spirit Songs by Ken Franckling