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David Murray

Few musicians in jazz history have proven more vigorously productive and resourceful than David Murray. During the past 35 years, from the moment he first visited New York as a 20 year-old student, playing in a walkup loft, in 1975, David has careened forward in a cool, collected, rocket-fueled streak. He has released over 150 albums under his own name. Yet more impressive than the numbers is the constancy of two abiding achievements: as a tenor saxophonist, he has perfected an instantly recognizable approach to improvisation that even in its freest flights acknowledges the gravity of a tradition he honors more than most; and he has altered the context for his improvisations as an infinite mosaic of musical challenges and explorations. David Murray goes down as a worthy successor for some of the biggest names in jazz, and he is now contributing to the rise of young talents such as Lafayette Gilchrist, a young pianist who has already been widely acclaimed by the critics.

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Date Time Detail Price
Oct23Tue 20:00 20:00
David Murray, Saul Williams
Band On The Wall
Manchester, UK
Oct27Sat 19:00 19:00
David Murray
Islington Assembley Hall
London, UK
Nov9Fri 20:30 20:30
Jazzdor Festival 2018
Jazzdor
Strasbourg, France
Nov10Sat 20:00 20:00
Jazzdor Festival 2018
Jazzdor
Strasbourg, France
Nov12Mon 20:00 20:00
Jazzdor Festival 2018
Jazzdor
Strasbourg, France
Nov13Tue 20:00 20:00
Jazzdor Festival 2018
Jazzdor
Strasbourg, France
Nov14Wed 20:00 20:00
Jazzdor Festival 2018
Jazzdor
Strasbourg, France

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