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Primary Instrument: Saxophone

Idit Shner

An active performer of both jazz and classical music, Idit has played in various distinguished venues in the United States and abroad, such as The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. and Lincoln Center in New York.

Currently Shner plays with her jazz quartet in Eugene and Portland, Oregon. Her latest project involves nursery rhymes and ancient melodies from the Jewish liturgy performed in a jazz setting. In September 2008, her first jazz CD titled TUESDAY'S BLUES, was released on OA2 Records.

Idit appears on “Music from SEAMUS Vol. 16,” a compilation CD of music for instruments and electronic sounds by members of the Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States....
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    Tuesday's Blues

    OA2 Records
    2009

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Featured recording “Tuesday's Blues”

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Tuesday's Blues

OA2 Records (2009)
”An Impressive Showing” - the Washington Post

“An astonishingly assured debut that heralds the arrival of a major new talent.” - Matt Cibula, emusic.com

“Shner's solos can twinkle and extend like Coltrane (in “Elisheva Doll”) or honk and squawk like (a more reserved) Big Jay McNeely (in “Ha Lachma”). There's a lot to like here, from the masterful arranging of traditional pieces that barely lets on that the pieces have a more restrained history of their own, to the sheer force and skill of the players involved. An excellent outing all around.” - Adam Greenberg, AllMusic.com

“...we could be seeing the birth of a great new singular jazz talent. An excellent debut from an artist who shows great promise; keep an eye, and ear, on her.” - Thomas Erdmann, JazzReview.com

Primary Instrument: Saxophone

Willing to teach: Advanced students only.

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