Don Byron (New York) + Michael Occhipinti

Don Byron-Sax/Clarinet Michael Occhipinti-Guitar Roberto Occhipinti-Bass Mark Kelso-Drums


Don Byron with Michael OcchipintiQuartet (From NewYork)

‘Byron has carpentered anextraordinary career precisely by obliterating the very idea of category.’ TIMEMagazine

For almost two decades, Don Byron hasbeen a singular voice in an astounding range of musical contexts, exploringwidely divergent traditions while continually striving for what he calls”a sound above genre.” As clarinetist, saxophonist, composer,arranger, and social critic, he redefines every genre of music he plays, be itclassical, salsa, hip-hop, funk, rhythm & blues, klezmer, or any jazz stylefrom swing and bop to cutting-edge downtown improvisation