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Glasser, Dave

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Dave Glasser
Saxophonist

Profile:

1995 to present, Clark Terry quintet. 1991-95 Illinois Jacquet big band. 1988-91 Count Basie Orchestra under direction of Frank Foster. Also worked with Barry Harris, "Sweets" Edison, Sarah Vaughn, Billy Eckstine, Dizzy Gillespie, James Moody, Jimmy Heath, Percy Heath, Slide Hampton, Roland Hanna, Sam Rivers, Eddie Locke, Joe Williams, Nancy Wilson, Earl May, Stanley Turrentine Jon Faddis, Buddy DeFranco, Benny Green, George Benson, Monty Alexander, John Bunch, Byron Stripling. 4 CD's as a leader, 5 with Clark Terry, 3 with the Count Basie Orchestra, 2 with Earl May, 16 others. Part time Faculty at the New School Jazz program 1996 to present, Faculty member of the Clark Terry International Institute of Jazz Studies in Le Mars, Iowa from 1995 - 97, university and high school clinician. Born and raised in New York City, graduate of the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and the Arts, BM in Classical Saxophone and a MM in Jazz Performance from ESM. Student of Lee Konitz at 15. Extensive instruction from Barry Harris.


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