DAN BLOCK

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In today’s jazz scene it is a rare occurrence when a musician is truly versed in a myriad of styles, from the earliest New Orleans traditions to the modal jazz of the 1960s and 70s. Dan Block is one of those rare individuals fitting like a chameleon on a host of instruments into a host of musical genres. He persistently searches for connections in the history of the music and finds his style, and to quote one of his favorite authors Kurt Vonnegut, remains “unstuck in time”. A native of St. Louis, Block took up the saxophone just short of his fourteenth birthday, trumpet soon after, and clarinet the following year. An indelible memory was hearing Eubie Blake at the St. Louis Ragtime Festival and being exposed to the music of John Coltrane for the first time all in the same week. Classical music and Great American Songbook standards were read more...
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From His World To Mine: The Music of Duke EllingtonFrom His World To Mine: The Music of Duke Ellington
Miles High Records 2010
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Block Party - A St. Louis ConnectionBlock Party - A St. Louis Connection
Miles High Records 2018
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DualityDuality
Miles High Records 2012
$11.44
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Almost Modern: The Swing to Bop ProjectAlmost Modern: The Swing to Bop Project
Sackville Records 2007
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Around the Block by Dan Block (1999-08-10)Around the Block by Dan Block (1999-08-10)
Amosaya
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Almost Modern: The Swing to Bop Project by DAN BLOCKAlmost Modern: The Swing to Bop Project by DAN BLOCK
Sackville Records
$35.19
Duality by Dan Block (2012-09-18)Duality by Dan Block (2012-09-18)
Miles High Records
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DAN BLOCK Around the Block album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Around the Block
Swing 1999
DAN BLOCK From Out Of The Past: Dan Block Plays Izzy Baline (Aka Irving Berlin) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
From Out Of The Past: Dan Block Plays Izzy Baline (Aka Irving Berlin)
Swing 2003
DAN BLOCK Almost Modern: The Swing to Bop Project album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Almost Modern: The Swing to Bop Project
Swing 2007
DAN BLOCK Plays The Music Of Duke Ellington: From His World To Mine album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Plays The Music Of Duke Ellington: From His World To Mine
Swing 2010
DAN BLOCK Duality album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Duality
Swing 2012

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Block Party - A St. Louis Connection
Bop 2018

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