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Rob Brown

Rob was born in Hampton, VA in 1962. He has been playing the saxophone since the age of 11. He moved to NY in 1984 and since then, has been actively leading groups or working as a sideman with Matthew Shipp, Wiliiam Parker, Joe Morris, Whit Dickey.

Others that Rob has performed and/or recorded with are Cecil Taylor, Anthony Braxton, Denis Charles, Bill Dixon, Butch Morris, Reggie Workman, Henry Grimes, Roy Campbell Jr., Hamid Drake, Fred Hopkins, et. al, as well as various dance groups, poets, and performance artists. He has toured Europe extensively. He is a 2001 CalArts/Alpert/Ucross Residency Prize winner and has received many Meet The Composer Fund grants

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Albums

Unknown Skies
Unknown Skies
Rogueart Records
2011
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Live at Firehouse 12
Live at Firehouse 12
NotTwo Records
2009
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Right Hemisphere
Right Hemisphere
Rogue Art
2009
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Crown Trunk Root Funk
Crown Trunk Root Funk
AUM Fidelity
2008
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Sounds
Sounds
Clean Feed Records
2007
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The Big Picture
The Big Picture
Marge
2004
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