Eric Person

Primary Instrument: Flute

Eric Person

Eric Person is setting a new standard in sound. For over twenty years, Eric has been committed to composing, recording and performing contemporary American music. He plays the alto and soprano saxophones and flute and is featured as a leader and sideman on more than 30 recordings. Eric studied at the St. Louis Conservatory of Music and has been active in the New York and international jazz scene for decades. His broad range of experience with Dave Holland, McCoy Tyner, Chico Hamilton, Ronald Shannon Jackson, the World Saxophone Quartet, and John Hicks, have all contributed greatly to his mature alto and soprano sound and his skills as an arranger and composer....
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With Ben Harper:
3 - CD Box Collection —Virgin Records
The Will To Live —Virgin Records
Jah Work (single) —Virgin Records

Dave Holland Quartet:
Dream Of The Elders —ECM
Rarum Vol. 10. Selected recordings —ECM

World Saxophone Quartet:
Moving Right Along —Black Saint

With Chico Hamilton:
Forreststorn —Koch
Timely —All Points Jazz
My Panamanian Friend —Soul Note
Trio! —Soul Note
Arroyo —Soul Note
Chico Hamilton Euphoria —Swallow Music

With Ronald Shannon Jackson:
Taboo —Virgin
Talkeye —Knitting Factory Records
When Colors Play —Knitting Factory Records
Beast In The Spider Bush —Knitting Factory Records
Live at Greenwich House —Knitting Factory Records
Decode Yourself —Island Records

Franklin Kiermyer
Kairos —Evidence Records

Kelvyn Bell’s Kelvynator
Refunkanation —Enemy

Ofra Haza
At the Montreux Jazz Festival —Bootleg

Tevin Thomas
Sudden Changes —Arrow Sounds Records

John Esposito
The Blue People—Sunjump Records

Chris Joris-Bob Stewart Band
Rainbow Country —De Werf Records

Yavuz Akyazici

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