Born: July 5, 1982
Joe Albano, a native of Boston, MA, now residing in NYC, began his instrumental studies at 14 with local hometown hero, Saxophonist Ray DeNice. Quickly gravitating to the saxophone, and ignoring all logic and reason, he attended the Berklee College of Music in Sept of 2000. He graduated in 2005 and holds a B.A. in Professional Music. His performance studies were with such luminaries as Saxophonists George Garzone and Joe Lovano, Clarinetist Harry Skoler, Pianist Joanne Brackeen, Trombonist Hal Crook and Vibraphonist Dave Samuels. Joe has also studied composition with Mark Muzzerol, Bob Pilkington, Greg Hopkins, and Ken Pullig...
- Open The Gate And Flood The Valley by Jerry D'Souza