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Claire Daly

After attending the Berklee College of Music, she began an education of another kind — making a living as a musician. Her career has included anchoring the sax section in the Diva Big Band for 7 yrs, freelancing in New York doing EVERY imaginable kind of gig (available on request!), recording 6 CDs with the brilliant, quirky composer/pianist Joel Forrester and their band “People Like Us”, as well as two CDs as leader on Koch Jazz, (”Swing Low” and “Movin' On” now re-released on DalyBread Records) and releases of her own including “Heaven Help Us All”, “Rah! Rah! Rahsaan!” and “Mary Joyce Project: Nothing To Lose”, also on Dalybread Records. Also “2 Sisters, Inc - Scaribari” with fellow baritonist Dave Sewelson and bassist Dave Hofstra. She has performed on numerous CDs, film scores, jingles, and of course in many festivals and venues.

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Primary Instrument

Sax, baritone

Location

New York, NY

Willing to teach

Beginners

Credentials/Background

Litchfield Jazz Camp: 2000 - present Claire runs "Litchfield In New York" combos in NYC MS Jazz Academy at Jazz At Lincoln Center private lessons in New York City

Clinic/Workshop Information

Claire covers a variety of subjects, including "Mary Joyce, A Life Improvised"
"How to Develop a Sound on Saxophone"
"Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Introduction To An Artist"
"Section Playing for Woodwinds"
and many more

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Albums

Mary Joyce Project: Nothing To Lose
Mary Joyce Project:...
Daly Bread
2011
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Heaven Help Us All
Heaven Help Us All
Daly Bread
2005
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Heaven Help Us All
Heaven Help Us All
Daly Bread
2004
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Movin' On
Movin' On
KOCH International Jazz
2002
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