David Sanborn stands as one of the world’s most successful crossover artists. Playing with unflinching conviction and using his alto saxophone like a singer uses their voice, Sanborn’s instantly recognizable mix of jazz, R&B and pop has earned six Grammy Awards and nine gold and platinum albums.
Rhino celebrates Sanborn’s first two decades as an artist with Then Again: The David Sanborn Anthology This two-disc retrospective features 29 songs chosen by Sanborn. Look for David on tour now
New American Suite is a nine-song work that Toney conceptualized as a salute to the spirit of the United States. Highlights of New American Suite include eight original tunes and Scott Joplin’s classic ‘The Entertainer.’
Cassandra Wilson needs no introduction to legions of fans who have been captivated by her eight albums for the Blue Note label during the course of almost two decades with that esteemed imprint. Nine of the ten songs on Another Country, Cassandra’s brilliant new album, were composed by Ms. Wilson and/or her collaborating partner, guitarist-producer Fabrizio Sotti, with the tenth track being a very special arrangement by the duo of the classic aria ‘O Sole Mio.’