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David Sanchez

Latin Grammy Award winner David Sánchez is being hailed as “the most profound young tenor saxophonist working today. In a review, world- renown jazz critic Howard Reich saluted the young bandleader saying, “Technically, tonally and creatively, he seems to have it all. His sound is never less than plush, his pitch is unerring, his rapid-fire playing is ravishing in its combination of speed, accuracy and utter evenness of tone.” Such is the acclaim and respect that Sánchez has engendered from critics, music lovers and fellow artists throughout the world as he continues to push the frontiers of mainstream jazz to incorporate a compelling and rich array of Latin and Afro-Caribbean influences, while remaining true to the tenets of the jazz genre.

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Events

Date Event Time Tickets
Oct14Fri Sfjazz Collective
Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
Davis, CA
8:00 PM
$25. , , .

Albums

Ninety Miles
Ninety Miles
Concord Picante
2011
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Cultural Survival
Cultural Survival
Concord Picante
2008
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Coral
Coral
Columbia Records
2004
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Travesía
Travesía
Columbia Records
2001
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Melaza
Melaza
Columbia Records
2000
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Obsession
Obsession
Columbia Records
1998
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Videos

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