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David Berkman

Since moving to New York in 1985, David Berkman has been an important part of the jazz community. He is an award-winning composer/bandleader (2000 Doris Duke/Chamber Music America New Works Creation and Presentation Grant), a recording artist whose 4 Palmetto recordings have appeared on numerous best records of the year critic's lists (the New York Times, the Village Voice, Downbeat, JazzIz, Jazz Times and others) and an award-winning jazz clinician who has performed and taught at numerous jazz camps, universities and conservatories around the United States, South America and Europe. He has played in countless bands including those of Cecil McBee, Tom Harrell and the Vanguard Orchestra and has performed with and/or recorded and/or arranged for numerous jazz luminaries, including: Sonny Stitt,, Brian Blade, Joe Lovano, Dave Douglas, Ray Drummond, Billy Hart, Dick Oatts, Tony Malaby, Chris Potter, Scott Wendholt, Lenny White, Scott Colley, Craig Handy, Steven Bernstein, Bill Stewart, Dave Stryker, Fathead Newman, Hank Crawford, and Jane Monheit

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Albums

Old Friends And New Friends
Old Friends And New...
Palmetto Records
2015
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[no cover]
Live At Smalls
Cristal Records
2013
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Live at Smoke
Live at Smoke
Challenge Records
2009
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Start Here, Finish There
Start Here, Finish...
Palmetto Records
2004
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Start Here... Finish There
Start Here... Finish...
Palmetto Records
2004
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[no cover]
Communication Theory
Cristal Records
2000
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Videos

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