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Kenny Berger

Kenny Berger is a highly regarded, long standing presence on the New York jazz scene in a variety of capacities. Well known as one of New York’s top baritone saxophonists and composer-arrangers, with a wealth of experience in both small and large ensembles in a variety of jazz styles. Many years of experience as a teacher of arranging, composition, ensembles, saxophone and jazz history at the college and university levels. A jazz historian and journalist with a unique insider’s perspective. Performance and recording*credits Thad Jones

Gear

Selmer Mark VI baritone-no low A Selmer model Q bass clarinet Endorser of Alexander Superial Reeds and Phil Barone Mouthpieces


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Primary Instrument

Saxophone, baritone

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Clinic/Workshop Information

Various presentations depending on the context including improvisation, saxophone techniques, small and large ensembles, arranging, advanced jazz composition and various aspects of jazz history presented from an insider's viewpoint.

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Albums

Dime Dancing: The...

Shifting Paradigm Records
2020

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Sound Check - Jack...

Jazzed Media
2009

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Fast Track - Jack...

Jazzed Media
2006

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