InstrumentsKeyboards, organ NameJamie Saft LabelsAvant, Tzadik, Veal
RoleKeyboardist · jamiesaft.com EducationTufts University, New England Conservatory of Music Music groupThe Coalition of the Willing AlbumsTrouble: The Jamie Saft Trio, Red Hill, Black Shabbis, Astaroth: Book of Angels V, Merzdub
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Jamie Saft (born 1971) is a keyboardist and multi-instrumentalist, composer, sound engineer and producer living in Upstate New York. Saft was born in Flushing Queens, New York in 1971 and is a graduate of both Tufts University and the New England Conservatory of Music. He has performed and recorded with John Zorn, Bobby Previte, Merzbow and many others. He has also written several original film scores including Murderball and God Grew Tired of Us. Saft can be seen playing live in Bobby Previte, Jamie Saft, Skerik - Live in Japan 2003 (DVD - Word Public). In 2006 he also contributed to Bobby Previte's Coalition of the Willing. Saft's projects have included the Jamie Saft Trio with Ben Perowsky and Greg Cohen, the New Zion Trio with Larry Grenadier and Craig Santiago, and The New Standard with Steve Swallow and Bobby Previte.