Jeff Coffin in Concert: March 18
Flute Center of New York presents:
Jeff Coffin: From the Corners
An intimate look into the unique musical world of Jeff Coffin
Premiere on Facebook: 7PM EDT, March 18, 2021
Jeff Coffin - flute, bass flute, triple flute, soprano sax, tenor sax, tarogato, misc whistles, drums, vocals, bass clarinet, clarinet, spoken word
Carlos Malta - bass flute, flute, brasilian fife (Irmano)
Chris Walters - piano (Olive Mi)
Jordan Perlson - drums (Olive Mi, Precipice, Overcast)
Viktor Krauss - acoustic bass (Precipice, Overcast)
Jeff Coffin is a globally recognized saxophonist, composer, educator, and is a member of the legendary U.S. rock group, Dave Matthews Band. You may also know him from his 14 years, and 3 Grammy Awards, with the genre-defying Bela Fleck & the Flecktones. Jeff fronts numerous groups when not touring with DMB and has released 15+ solo CD's on Ear Up Records.
Coffin is known for his musical passion, his melodically driven compositions, his deep involvement with music education, and his continued dedication to the improvisational musical art form some call Jazz.
He is one of the top, in demand, saxophonists in the world as well as a first call studio musician in Nashville, Tennessee, where he has lived since 1991.
Jeff has released 17+ solo recordings, is a Yamaha Performing Artist & Clinician, a Boston Sax Shop Ambassador, teaches improvisation at the prestigious Vanderbilt University, authored four books, produces, engineers, mixes, and runs his own critically acclaimed record label, Ear Up Records.
In 2020, Jeff began a streaming concert series during the global shutdown to benefit his fellow Nashville musicians called IN THE STUDIO from iTAStudioStreams.com, where all the proceeds go to local out of work musicians and their families. Tune in every Friday at 7PM Central Time at www.facebook.com/jeffcoffinmusic - he’ll see you there! Learn more: https://www.jeffcoffin.com/about