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Taylor Ho Bynum

Taylor Ho Bynum is a performer on cornet and various brass instruments, composer, bandleader, and interdisciplinary collaborator with artists in dance, film, and theater.

Critics have called him “a young brass master and compelling composer” (Jon Garelick, Boston Phoenix), “one of the most exciting figures in jazz’s new power generation” (Steve Dollar,Time Out Chicago), and “one of his generation’s top avant-garde figures” (Phillip Lutz, The New York Times).

In City Arts, David Adler writes “Bynum is a quick-witted and virtuosic player, steeped in the flutters, growls and extended techniques associated with the late Bill Dixon

Bill Dixon
Bill Dixon
1925 - 2010
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, the tunefulness of Don Cherry
Don Cherry
Don Cherry
1936 - 1995
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and bluesy humor of Lester Bowie”; in the Guardian (UK) John Fordam describes his playing as “splicing the slurs and bluesy elisions of the earliest jazz brass players into the spiky phrasing and rhythm- pattern conundrums of contemporary music.”

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Firehouse 12 Records
2014
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Navigation (Possible Abstracts XII & XIII)
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Firehouse 12 Records
2013
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Continuum
Victor
2013
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Victor
2011
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Book Of Three
Book Of Three
Rogue Art
2011
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Apparent Distance
Apparent Distance
Firehouse 12 Records
2011
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