New York saxophonist Daniel Bennett has been hailed as one of the most original and unpredictable musical voices of his generation.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette describes Bennett’s music as a mix of “modern jazz and avant-pop.” Daniel Bennett has been featured in Timeout New York, NPR and the Boston Globe. The UK Jazz Journal called Bennett, “an outspoken voice of hope,” during the Covid 19 pandemic. Daniel Bennett Group was recently voted ‘Best New Jazz’ in Hot House Magazine.
The trio is currently promoting their 9th studio album, ‘New York Nerve.’ The Daniel Bennett Group performs regularly at the Blue Note (NYC), Ronnie Scott’s (London), Tomi Jazz (NYC) and Herb Alpert’s Vibrato Club (LA).
Bennett is a touring clinician and associate director of the New York Jazz Academy in Times Square.
Daniel Bennett played woodwinds in ‘Blank! The Musical,’ the first fully improvised musical to launch on a national stage. The New York Times called the show, “Witty, Likable and Ludicrous!” Daniel Bennett orchestrated the music for ‘Whitman at the Whitney,’ a stage adaptation of the poetry of Walt Whitman. The production debuted at the Whitney Museum in New York City. Daniel Bennett’s theatrical works have strongly influenced his eclectic sound and musical storytelling abilities as a bandleader.
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