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Primary Instrument: Saxophone

In a career spanning nearly two decades, Dave Koz has established himself as a platinum-selling artist, humanitarian, entrepreneur, radio host, and instrumental music advocate. A six-time Grammy® nominee, he’ll be honored in 2009 by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce with a star in the sidewalk on Hollywood Boulevard’s Walk of Fame. The list of artists who Koz has played with bears testament to his talent and includes such musical luminaries as Burt Bacharach, Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Celine Dion, Kenny Loggins, U2, Michael McDonald, Luther Vandross, and Rod Stewart.

Born and raised in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley, Koz initially picked up the saxophone to gain entry into his big brother's band. What began as a ploy became a lifelong obsession. Years later, after earning his degree in mass communications from UCLA, Koz decided to become a professional musician. Within weeks of that decision, he was recruited as a touring member of Bobby Caldwell’s band. It was during this time that Koz befriended keyboardist Jeff Lorber, who invited Koz to come play on one of his tours. That stint was followed by a fourteen-month tour with pop singer Richard Marx....
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Featured recording “At the Movies”

At the Movies

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    Dave Koz And Friends: Summer Horns

    Concord Records
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    Ultimate Christmas

    Milestone Records
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    This Guy's In Love With You (Dance Remixes)

    Milestone Records
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    Hello Tomorrow

    Milestone Records
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    Please Come Home For Christmas

    Milestone Records
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    At The Movies

    Capitol Records
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    Memories Of A Winter's Night

    Milestone Records
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