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Maddie Vogler

Celebrated musician, composer, and educator, Maddie Vogler, is thrilled to announce the release of her highly-anticipated debut album, While We Have Time. Due out on September 15, the album will be available via Origin Records.

A fixture in the Chicago music scene, Vogler is an in demand performer, as well as a Luminarts Jazz Fellow through the Luminarts Cultural Foundation. Having completed her bachelor’s and master’s in music education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign under the guidance of trumpeter Tito Carrillo and saxophonist Chip McNeill, Vogler currently shares her knowledge and passion for music as a teacher at Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, IL.


Album Review

Maddie Vogler: While We Have Time

Read "While We Have Time" reviewed by Jack Bowers

Regardless of one's opinion of the music (from this vantage point, quite favorable), it is always a pleasure to welcome a jazz group led by a woman whose talents reach beyond voice or piano. Maddie Vogler, who presides over an admirable sextet on While We Have Time (and wrote all the music therein), plays alto saxophone, and does so about as well as any of her peers, male or female. When she is not gigging or recording, ...

Album Review

Maddie Vogler: While We Have Time

Read "While We Have Time" reviewed by Dan McClenaghan

In the introduction to alto saxophonist Maddie Vogler's debut recording, While We Have Time, are two striking images. The first is the cover shot, a pair of venerable unmatched hands, depicting those of the artist's immigrant grandmothers, beautifully and simply adorned. The second image is the inside photo of a vibrant young woman, an alto saxophone cradled in her hands. Maddie Vogler. Unusually for a debut, it is a set of all originals, but Vogler is up to ...

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Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

While We Have Time

Origin Records


Ropa Vieja

From: While We Have Time
By Maddie Vogler

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