NANCY WRIGHT

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Well-established as a top Blues sax sideman for more than 30 years, Nancy Wright released a new blues/roots CD in early 2015, adding vocal and songwriting dimensions to her artistry. “Putting Down Roots” consists of twelve blues/roots originals (six instrumentals and six vocals) spanning blues, R&B, New Orleans, funk, and gospel styles.

Though she’s called the Bay Area home for 30 years, Wright’s saxophone career got its start in Dayton, Ohio. She was a classically-trained bassoon player majoring in Music, when the university theater department offered her the sax player role in a production of “Cabaret.” Arriving early for rehearsal one day, she found a group of musicians in the hallway jamming on the blues. They invited her to sit in. “The coin dropped that day,” says Wright, “and I discovered the world of improvisation.” Having trained on piano, violin, concert harp, flute and brass, as well as bassoon, Wright says
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Alive & BlueAlive & Blue
Vizz Tone 2019
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Playdate!Playdate!
Vizz Tone 2016
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Putting Down RootsPutting Down Roots
CD Baby 2014
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MoaninMoanin
Chicken Coup Records 2009
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Playdate!Playdate!
INDIES 2016
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You Make Me Feel So Young by Nancy Wright (2010-01-05)You Make Me Feel So Young by Nancy Wright (2010-01-05)
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NANCY WRIGHT Nancy Wright with the Tony Monaco Trio : Moanin' album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Nancy Wright with the Tony Monaco Trio : Moanin'
RnB 2009
NANCY WRIGHT Putting Down Roots album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Putting Down Roots
RnB 2014
NANCY WRIGHT Playdate! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Playdate!
RnB 2016

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NANCY WRIGHT Alive & Blue album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Alive & Blue
RnB 2019

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