Eric Person

Eric Person is a renowned American saxophonist. He is prolific as a composer, and ubiquitous as a musical collaborator and artist.

About

His work as a leader is stylistically diverse and intrepid, presenting solo works, music for jazz quartet, duo for sax/drum, an electric ensemble and big band.

Over his nearly forty years as a musician in New York, Person has had the good fortune to perform with the vanguard of the jazz world namely McCoy Tyner, Dave Holland Wallace Roney, and cutting edge artists such as Vernon Reid, Ronald Shannon Jackson, and the World Saxophone Quartet.

Eric’s signature sound on alto, soprano, tenor, saxophone and flute has been featured on over fifty CDs, from Chico Hamilton to Ben Harper to Bright Dog Red.

Bob Stewart and Baba Sissoko

Upcoming Events/Gigs

July 13, 12-1:30 pm
Eric Person Quartet
Pershing Square Plaza
Midtown between East 41st and 42nd street. (Free)

July 15, 6-8:00pm
Eric Person Trio
Son Cubano Restaurant, 40-4 Riverwalk Pl., West NY, NJ

July 27, 12-1:30 pm
Eric Person Quartet
Pershing Square Plaza
Midtown between East 41st and 42nd street. (Free)

July 30, 7:30-8:30pm
Eric Plays with Bright Dog Red
Night Flight Music Live (online)

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