Born: August 11, 1980 Primary Instrument: Sax, tenor
Quamon Fowler was born, reared and educated in the great city of Fort Worth, Texas. His musical journey started with an elementary school music program, orchestra and band in junior high school, then high school band. He began listening to various types of music and duplicating that music by practicing relentlessly from the age of twelve. He begin composing music at fifteen. His endless practicing and quest to achieve paid off. He earned first chair tenor saxophone in the All-State Jazz Ensemble in 1998.
He won twice in the NAACP ACT-SO competition. He won first, in Charlotte, North Carolina in 1996, and again in Atlanta, Georgia in 1998, competing in the jazz category....
Awards:2008 3rd Place Winner in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition
2005 1st Place Winner of the North American Saxophone Alliance Jazz Saxophone Competition
Quamon Fowler, Live & Uncut, Vol. 1
Tracks: Blues @ Bohemian; Flowin'. Chelsea Bridge, Tippin' Along, Ask Me Now, Tippin' Quincy, Goin' Up Yonder, World Last Stand, N Da Moment, Goin' Up Yonder Vamp, N Da Moment Pt. 2
Personnel: Quamon Fowler: Tenor sax & AKAI EWI 4000s. DeAndre Shaifer: trumpet, Allyn Johnson: keyboard, Kris Funn: bass, Quincy Phillips: drums
As a Leader
Tracks: Special Delivery; That Magical Feelin'. The Light of the World, Butterfly Triangle, Mission Statement, Clarity, Lord, I Live for You, Blessed Assurance, My Mother-in-Love, Within A Love So True, Butterfly Triangle Vamp
Personnel: Quamon Fowler: tenor sax. Darryl Reeves: alto sax, Rachella Parks: tenor sax Shaun Marin: keyboard, Arlington Jones, piano & fendor rhodes, Mike Esnault: piano, Jerome Allen: electric bass, Edwin Livingston: Upright & electric bass, Roland Guerin: electric bass, John Jones: drums, Jason Thomas: drums, & Calvin Veal: congas
As a Leader
Introducing Quamon Fowler Rerelease
Tracks: Eternal Moments; Momma's Love, Inner Me, D-Town Blues, That Magical Feeling, Quiet Steps, Little Neon Kid, The Reinforcement, The Emerald Matrix
Personnel: Quamon Fowler: Tenor & soprano. Maurice Brown: trumpet, Doug Berry: guitar, Arlington Jones: fendor rhodes, Sam Barshet-shet: piano, Bob Deboo: upright bass, Roland Guerin: upright bass, Joey Carter: vibes & drums, Jason Thomas: drums, Lumark Gulley: drums, Jason Marsalis: drums
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Fort Worth, TX