I'm insanely excited to announce that I'll be releasing my debut album "First Things First" on March 30th on Outside In Music!! It will be available digitally on itunes, Amazon, and all the usual spots. I'll be posting the pre-order links shortly. I'm really proud of this music, and the band sounds absolutely smoking! Thanks to: Scott Wendholt Ioana Vintu Steven Feifke Marco Panascia Jake Goldbas
There will be a series of album release concerts where you can hear the music and grab a copy of the album from me as well. Come by on one of the following nights:
March 22nd @ Smalls Jazz Club (NYC) 10:30pm April 14th @ The Jazz Loft (Stony Brook, Long Island, NY) 7pm April 21st @ The Jazz Standard (NYC) 12pm-1:30pm
Best Saxophone Website Interview!
Huge thanks to my friends over at www.bestsaxophonewebsiteever.com for this awesome interview! We talk about my upcoming album, equipment, practice exercises and much more. Check it out right here
Brand new animated video to our albums title track - "Rise" just released!
Vocals - Ioana Vintu Trumpet - Max Darche Soprano/Alto Sax - Andrew Gould Tenor Sax - Sam Dillon Jimmy O'Connell - Trombone Matthias Loescher - Guitar DJ Ginyard - Bass Peter Kronreif - Drums
Animation by Miguel Rueda - Aguijon Films
Mac Miller - "The Divine Feminine"
Pretty stoked to have recorded for Mac Miller's upcoming album! With features by Ariana Grande, Kendrick Lamar, Anderson .Paak, Robert Glasper, Cee Lo Green and more. You can hear me at the end of the 3rd track "Stay"!
Wallace Roney Orchestra Recording
Hit the recording studio recently w/ Wallace Roney and his Orchestra to record a brand new record! This will feature a debut recording of Wayne Shorters piece "Universe", written for the Miles Davis Quintet + Orchestra in the late 60's. The record will feature some very heavy hitters, including Wallace, Lenny White, Buster Williams, and more!
Nuf Said "Rise" Album Official Release
Our brand new record "Rise" is officially released with Ropeadope Records! We had an amazing album release party @ the Blue Note in NYC, and we have some great shows coming up in the future. Come catch us in NYC at Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2 on 3/10, Brooklyn Bowl on 4/4, and a summer tour in Europe with dates/venues announced soon!
Check out "Rise" below, and if you dig it please share/purchase and help us spread the word!!! It's available for purchase on itunes and bandcamp!
"Nearness" by Nuf Said Check it out!!!! Here's the first music video for our album "Rise" which is coming out on Ropeadope Records on February 19th. Stay up to date with what's happening here - www.nufsaidmusic.com and www.ropeadope.com where you can purchase the new album and find out more info on the band!
Super excited to be part of the "Silverstein PRO Team"! Silverstein is an awesome company dedicated to making professional quality products for woodwind players. They make the best ligatures you can buy, hands down. Check out the cool artist site they put up!
Just played an amazing session - tracked several horn tracks for Mac Millers new record on Warner Bros Music. Produced by 88 Keys and with my buddies Ivan Rosenberg on trumpet and Jimmy O'Connell on trombone. This was something else. Keep on the lookout for Macs new record to drop.
Valery Ponomarev/Benny Golson Recording! Be on the lookout for a brand new recording with the Valery Ponomarev Big Band featuring Benny Golson! This will be a live recording from 2 separate performances at Dizzy's Club Coca Cola and at Zinc Bar w/ Benny. I was honored to be playing Tenor Saxophone in the ensemble at Zinc Bar!