From this they gathered that the beetle was responsible for rolling the sun up and down everyday.
I had a casual interest in jazz as early as junior high, but didn't really start checking out important recordings or listening intently to great saxophonists until age 18, while spending a year at Indiana University. EA: My first and most important influences are Bird, Trane, and .
He's been not only a mentor but a good friend as well and I feel that he is certainly one of the most important saxophonists in the development of the modern saxophone technique.
And in honor of my Egyptian ensembles, I thought I'd share with you some Ancient Egyptian history.
When it comes to Egypt, I'm like a regular Encyclopedia Britannica -- and for those of you born after 1995, I'm like a regular google search. The color of the print reminded me of Egyptian shabti.
In 1991 Alexander finished second to , to name just a few, before heading to New York.
Since his arrival there, he's continued to develop his approach and sound (the one element he takes most seriously) and record often as both a leader and frequent sideman.Meanwhile, her kid, who is smiling at me, is wearing a private school shirt.And I'm dying to say to her, "That's why you pay the big bucks, lady.Eric Alexander: I started playing saxophone at age 12 after having failed miserably as a clarinetist in my junior high band in Olympia WA.A few of my friends were also saxophone players at the time and this created a healthy, semi-competitive environment.Frizzle and the Magic School Bus with my outfits this week.