Born: October 23, 1940 Primary Instrument: Sax, alto
Ed Curran was born in New York City and spent his youth singing in the church choir and later the Diosisen Choir. After his time in the military he returned to NYC and began studying alto saxophone, under the tutorage of Joe Napolean. In 1967, Ed Curran and his quartet recorded, Elysa with Savoy Records. On this album the Ed Curran quartet was made up of himslef and the fellow musicians, Bob Pozar (Cleve Pozar), Marc Levin, and Kyoshi Tokunaga.