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Antonio Hart

born on 30/9/1968 in New York City, NY, United States

Links www.antoniohart.com (English)

Antonio Hart

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Antonio Hart (born September 30, 1968 in Baltimore, Maryland) is a jazz alto saxophonist. He attended the Baltimore School for the Arts, studied with Andy McGhee at Berklee College of Music, and has a master's degree from Queens College, City University of New York. His initial training was classical, but he switched to jazz in college.[1] He gained recognition for his work with Roy Hargrove.[2]

Hart is currently serving as a full-time professor of jazz studies in Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College City University of New York.

Hart is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity [3]

Hart plays a Yanagisawa alto saxophone.

Discography

As leader

As sideman

With Dizzy Gillespie

  • Bird Songs: The Final Recordings (Telarc, 1992)
  • To Bird with Love (Telarc, 1992)

With Roy Hargrove

  • Diamond in the Rough (1989)

With Dave Holland

  • What Goes Around (2002)
  • Pathways (2011)

With McCoy Tyner

  • Prelude and Sonata (1995)

With Dee Dee Bridgewater

  • This Is New (2002)

References

  1. Down Beat Artists Profile
  2. [Antonio Hart at All Music Guide All Music]
  3. Famous Eta Pi
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