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Primary Instrument: Reeds

Born: June 4, 1945

To his list of achievements and awards, Anthony Braxton may now add the 1994 MacArthur Fellowship: the so-called “genius” grant of (in his case) $300,000, awarded to individuals nominated for outstanding and original contributions to their field.

The timing of this crowning achievement couldn't be better for Braxton's most recent professional goals: he is the founding Artistic Director of the newly incorporated Tri-Centric Foundation, Inc., a New York-based not-for-profit corporation including an ensemble of some 38 musicians, four to eight vocalists, and computer-graphic video artists assembled to perform his compositions....
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Featured recording “Sax Quintet (New York) 1998”

Sax Quintet (New York) 1998

New Braxton House
2013
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    Duo (Amherst) 2010

    RCA
    2013
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    Echo Echo Mirror House

    RCA
    2013
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    Quintet (Moers) 1977 – 05.30

    RCA
    2013
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    Quartet (East Berlin) 1985 – 06.21

    RCA
    2013
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    Solo (Porrentruy) 1978 – 09.23

    RCA
    2013
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    Quartet (Hamburg) 1981 – 01.21

    RCA
    2013
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    Quartet (Warsaw) 2012

    RCA
    2013
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