In the late '80s, Tony Dagradi played and recorded with the New Orleans Saxophone Ensemble, an all-star group that was modeled after the internationally renowned World Saxophone Quartet. It included the late Earl Turbinton and Fred Kemp plus baritone saxophonist Roger Lewis.Gemini Rising uses a similar concept though with a major twist. Dagradi performs all the horn parts - soprano, alto, tenor and… Read more
The newest CD from Tony showcases his skills and talents as a composer, arranger and instrumentalist. In a unique personal statement, he layers various saxophones to create dense textures and surprisingly robust arrangements.