There Was Never
My new CD There was Never, on the Zoho Music label, features my working quartet of the past few years, fellow Dave Liebman alumnists bassist Tony Marino, pianist Bobby Avey and drummer Alex Ritz.
The disc features nine tracks, six original compositions as well as re-arrangements of the Grateful Dead’s "Cassidy" from their 1981 album Reckoning, the Beach Boys' "God Only Knows" from their land mark 1966 LP Pet Sounds, and the 1935 Gershwin classic "Summertime". Read More...
Saxophonist and composer Dave Wilson talks about the making of his new CD "There was Never", on the Zoho Music label, featuriing his working quartet of the past few years, fellow Dave Liebman alumnists bassist Tony Marino, pianist Bobby Avey and drummer Alex Ritz.
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"Between Wilson’s depthful playing on tenor and soprano saxophones, Avey’s rhythmically charged comping and expansive soloing on piano and the consummate rhythm tandem hookup between bassist Marino and drummer Ritz, there is a great deal of magic indeed happening throughout There Was Never."
Bill Milkowski Contributor to Down Beat and Jazziz. He is also the author of “JACO: The Extraordinary and Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius” and co-author of “Here And Now: The Autobiography of Pat Martino”
Recognized for his exciting improvisations, creative compositions and unique arrangements, Wilson leads his own quartet whose recordings span jazz classics to pop tunes. His music has made the charts on over 35 stations nationwide. His current CD "There Was Never" is his fourth solo release.
Dave keeps an active performance schedule and has appeared at such venues as Chris' Jazz Cafe in Philadelphia, The Berk’s Jazz Fest, Harrisburg’s American Music Festival and has headlined YorkFest in York, PA. in 2007, 2009 and 2010.
Since 1994, Dave has owned and operated Dave Wilson Music Instruments, where he buys and sells vintage, modern and student brass and woodwind instruments World-wide.