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Marc Copland

Born 27 May 1948, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, Copland was a part of the vibrant music scene in Philadelphia as a saxophonist before going to New York where he met John Abercrombie and also played with Chico Hamilton, and others. He experimented with the electric alto but gradually became dissatisfied with the direction his music was taking and, leaving New York, quit playing the sax in order to study piano. He was gone for almost a decade but upon his return to the jazz world in the mid-80s his piano playing was a revelation, his own vividly original style firmly in place. As a sideman he played with Bob Belden, Jane Ira Bloom, Joe Lovano, Tim Hagans, James Moody, Wallace Roney and many others.

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Albums

Zenith
Zenith
Innervoice Jazz
2016
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Some More Love Songs
Some More Love Songs
Pirouet Records
2012
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Crosstalk
Crosstalk
Pirouet Records
2011
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Speak To Me
Speak To Me
Pirouet Records
2011
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Haunted Heart
Haunted Heart
Hatology
2010
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Alone
Alone
Pirouet Records
2010
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    Marc Copland and Randy Brecker
    Through The Window

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