Pat A. Robinson

Pat A. Robinson

29.01.2011

George Braith

Published in Jazz Artist Interviews
Saxophonist George Braith is an enduring product of the 1960’s Blue Note jazz team, recording three albums for the Blue Note label from 1963 to 1964 and Prestige in 1966. Currently the famous jazz label has reissued the classic George Braith double CD box set The Complete Blue Note Sessions. The inventor of the Braithophone, two different horns (straight alto and soprano) mended together by extensions, valves and connections, in essence a double horn modified stritch and saxophone with different …