HARRY ALLEN

Andrea Pozza

 

Harry Allen is one of the finest jazz saxophonists in the world today. Firmly rooted in the saxophone greats of Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Zoot, Al Cohn and Ben Webster he however has very much his own sound coupled with a formidable technique and impecable phrasing. Harry Allen has performed all over the world with many of the jazz greats including the likes of Rosemary Clooney, Ray Brown, Hank Jones, Frank Wess, Flip Phillips, Scott Hamilton, Harry 'Sweets' Edison, Kenny Burrell, Herb Ellis, John Pizzarelli, Bucky Pizzarelli, Gus Johnson, Jeff Hamilton, Terry Gibbs, Warren Vache.

 

As well as the relase "London Date'" on Trio Records he has recorded many many albums with, amongst others, Tony Bennett, Johnny Mandel, Ray Brown, Tommy Flanagan, James Taylor, Sheryl Crow, Kenny Barron, Dave McKenna, Dori Caymmi, Larry Goldings, George Mraz, Jake Hanna, and Al Foster.