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Ron Blake

Birth name  Ron Blake
Role  Saxophonist
Occupation(s)  Musician
Instruments  Saxophone
Children  Maya N. Blake
Name  Ron Blake

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Born  September 7, 1965 (age 50) San Juan, Puerto Rico (1965-09-07)
Genres  Mainstream jazz Post bop Hard bop Rock Soul Blues
Labels  Mack Avenue, Freestyle Records
Associated acts  Saturday Night Live Band, Christian McBride Big Band, Dion Parson & 21st Century
Albums  Shayari, Sonic Tonic, Lest We Forget, Minor Thang, Open the Gates, Penn's Landing, Play-Penn, Waitin' And Waitin'

Music group  Saturday Night Live Band

Ron blake

Ron Blake (born September 7, 1965) is an American saxophonist, band leader, composer, and music educator. He is a member of the Saturday Night Live Band, Dion Parson & 21st Century Band and the Grammy-winning Christian McBride Big Band. He is a professor of Jazz studies at The Juilliard School. He has more than fifty credits on his discography as a sideman for Roy Hargrove, Art Farmer and the Latin pop group Yerba Buena.


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Blake was born on September 7, 1965, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

As leader

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  • Shayari, Mac Avenue, 2008
  • Lest We Forget, Mac Avenue, 2003
  • Up Front and Personal – Ron Blake Quartet, Tahmun, 2000
  • As co-leader

    Ron Blake Sonic Tonic Bonus CD Ron Blake Songs Reviews
  • 21st Century Dion Parson & 21st Century Band, Tahmun, 2000
  • As sideman

  • The Good Feeling – Christian McBride Big Band – Grammy Award for Best Large Ensemble Album – 2012
  • The Things I Am, Reuben Rogers, Renwick
  • Live at Tonic, Christian McBride Big Band, Ropeadope
  • Vertical Vision, Christian McBride Big Band
  • Sci-Fi, Christian McBride Big Band
  • Island Life, Yerba Buena, Razor and Tie
  • Organic Vibes, Joey DeFrancesco, Concord
  • With Gerald Wilson

  • In My Time (Mack Avenue, 2005)
  • Monterey Moods (Mack Avenue, 2007)
  • Detroit (Mack Avenue, 2009)
  • Legacy (Mack Avenue, 2011)
  • References

    Ron Blake Wikipedia

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