Music hours: Duo: 6:30 to 8:30 / Dale Fielder: 9:00
Dale Fielder, a multi-instrumentalist who plays all four saxophones: soprano, alto, tenor and baritone with equal authority, is considered one of the top baritone saxophonists in the world.
He is known for his original compositions and his varied group concepts and variety of presentations. Fielder has recorded over 14 CDs as a leader since he first appeared on the national jazz scene in 1993 with his first CD Free Flow.
He has recorded such renown works as: Free Flow, Know Thyself, Dear Sir: Tribute To Wayne Shorter, the eleven-movement jazz suite, Ocean Of Love And Mercy, which he has performed throughout Europe and Asia with his Quartet. Selected as BET’s 1999 Jazz Discovery winner, Fielder has taped subsequent video appearances and shows for BET. Other innovative original works include: Baritone Sunride DFQ~Plays The Music Of Pepper Adams, Luminous Monolith, and, Light and Shadow.
In 2012 Fielder performed and acted in the play "Nobody Walks Like My Daddy" and won a nomination for 'Best Supporting Male Actor" by the NAACP Theater Awards in 2012. The release of his latest 4 volume CD project is set to coincide with the 20th Anniversary of DFQ~Dale Fielder Quartet in 2015.
Performing with: The Pat Senatore Trio