Dave Binney Third Occasion Quartet In Concert: Newport Jazz 2010 Binney's deceptively simple-sounding songs, and the passionate alto saxophone blowing he brings to them, saw bright daylight when he brought an A-list band to the CareFusion Newport Jazz Festival.

Dave Binney Third Occasion Quartet In Concert: Newport Jazz 2010

Dave Binney Third Occasion Quartet In Concert: Newport Jazz 2010

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Dave Binney Quartet at Newport Jazz; credit: Erik Jacobs for NPR
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Among New York musicians who literally make their reputations underground, Dave Binney is something of a central figure. His deceptively simple-sounding songs, and the passionate alto saxophone blowing he brings to them, saw bright daylight when he brought an A-list band, including drummer Brian Blade, to the CareFusion Newport Folk Festival in Newport, R.I.

Personnel

  • David Binney, alto saxophone
  • Craig Taborn, piano
  • Eivind Opsvik, bass
  • Brian Blade, drums

Set List

  • "Aliso"
  • "Jester Calm"
  • "Home"
  • "Untitled (5-12-10)'"
  • "Afinidad"