Amazon.com Widgets

Tim Warfield

Primary Instrument: Sax, tenor

Born: July 2    

Tim Warfield

Tim Warfield, Jr., a native of York, Pennsylvania, began studying the alto saxophone at age nine. He switched to tenor saxophone during his first year at William Penn Sr. High School where he participated in various musical ensembles winning many jazz soloist awards, including second out of forty competitors at the Montreal Festival of Music in Canada. After high school, Warfield attended Howard University in Washington, D.C. for two years before leaving to lead and co-lead groups in the Central Pennsylvania and Baltimore/Washington areas.

In 1990 he was chosen to be a member of trumpeter and CBS/Sony recording artist Marlon Jordan's Quintet. In 1991 he was selected to record Tough Young Tenors on the Island/Antilles label, a recording of rising star saxophonists, which peaked at #5 on the Billboard charts, and was listed as one of the top ten recordings of the year by the New York Times. He also joined Jazz Futures, a world touring group assembled by George Wein to showcase some of the world’s brightest young stars in jazz. ...
read more

Awards

"Talent Deserving Wider Recognition" in DownBeat Magazines 49th Annual Jazz Critics poll in 1999.
  • BUY

    Inspire Me!

    Herb Harris Music
    2013
  • BUY

    Tim Warfield's Jazzy Christmas

    Self Produced
    2012
  • BUY

    Jazz Is...

    Criss Cross
    2003

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

CD/LP/Track Review

Bailey's Bundles

CD/LP/Track Review

Live Reviews

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about Tim Warfield

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Featured recording “Inspire Me!”

Latest Release

Inspire Me!

Herb Harris Music (2013)

SoundCloud Player

Primary InstrumentSax, tenor

Willing to teachAdvanced students only.

Credentials/BackgroundArtist in Residence / Messiah College, Grantham, Pa. Adjunct Professor/Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa.

Clinic/Workshop InformationA

Rank: 229 Views: 21,323 Fans: 6
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Mort Weiss

Mort Weiss

About | Enter

Rotem Sivan

Rotem Sivan

About | Enter

Michael Carvin

Michael Carvin

About | Enter

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

A musician was found with a matching name

Name:

Birthday:

Instrument:

Is this you?