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on Wed Apr 17 2019 2019-04-17 2019-04-17
Craig Handy
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Born in Oakland, CA, as a music-hungry youngster, Craig Handy experimented on guitar, trombone, and piano before settling on his first true love, the saxophone. At the age of 11 while listening to the radio, Handy fell under the spell of the transcendent saxophone playing of jazz legend Dexter Gordon. He attended North Texas State University and won the coveted Charlie Parker Scholarship which enabled his early college experience as a psychology major and frontrunner in the school’s exceptional One O’ Clock Jazz Ensemble.His distinctive sound and authentic instrumental prowess were redoubtable traits immediately noticed by artists of stature, especially those committed to nurturing new talent on the bandstand and road. Handy moved to New York in 1986 and began several associations with formidable artists including master drummers Art Blakey and Roy Haynes, South African melodist Abdullah Ibrahim, and the Mingus Dynasty Band. 220rmb.
© Photo by SmartShanghai
B1/F, 158 Julu Lu, near Ruijin Yi Lu
巨鹿路158号B1楼, 近瑞金一路
© Photo by SmartShanghai
B1/F, 158 Julu Lu, near Ruijin Yi Lu
巨鹿路158号B1楼, 近瑞金一路