Jeff Hackworth

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Primary Instrument: Sax, tenor

”New York City saxophonist Jeff Hackworth keeps alive the soulful tenor tradition of such historic greats as Gene Ammons, David “Fathead” Newman, Stanley Turrentine and the still active Houston Person. But rather than just duplicate the past, Hackworth invigorates the music with his own personal sound and modern ideas.”

Scott Yanow, author of ten books including The Jazz Singers, Trumpet Kings, Jazz On Film and Jazz On Record 1917-76

“New York City abounds with working musicians trying to make their mark in jazz circles. Whether as a fan or music professional, discovering these musicians is a delight, especially when the musician has “arrived “ and developed a true voice in the jazz tradition....
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As a Leader

Where The Blue Begins
Big Bridge Music
Tracks: Can't Help Falling In Love; Love Is a Many Splendored Thing; What Will I Tell My Heart; Just a Sittin' and a Rockin'; Just One More Chance; Stranger In Paradise; Oh, You Crazy Moon; One Mint Julip; Then I'll Be Tired of You; Stairway to the Stars .
Personnel: Jeff Hackworth: tenor saxphone, Lafayette Harris Jr: piano, Alvin Atkinson: drums, John Webber: bass, John Basile: guitar.

How Little We Know
Big Bridge Music
Tracks: Sunset Eyes; How Little We Know; They All Say I'm The Biggest Fool; My Lean Baby; Tenderly; How am I to Know; All or Nothing at All; I'm Just a Lucky So and so; Why Do I love You; This is Always; Don't Take Your Love From Me .
Personnel: Jeff Hackworth: tenor saxophone, Norman Simmons: piano, Peter Washington: bass, Chip White drums, Peter Hand: guitar

What a Wonderful World
Tracks: I'm Thru talkin', Generation XXL, Love Letters, What a Wonderful World, The Breeze and I, Prisoner of Love, Hittin' The Bricks, Ciao Ciao.
Jeff Hackworth: tenor saxophone, Bobby Jones: Hammond B3 organ, Kent Leech: drums

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