Jeff Dawson, born into a musical family (Albany NY 1957) studied classical piano at age 7 and was simultaneously influenced by rock and blues from neighborhood garage bands. A graduate of Berklee College of Music in Boston he has a BA in classical composition,as well as big band writing with Herb Pomeroy. Since then Jeff has been playing piano everywhere in NYC from the Empire Diner to the Waldorf Astoria. Recently Jeff concentrated on putting his original music together with some of the best jazz musicians in the NYC area. This album features Tenor and Soprano Saxaphones, Trombone, Muted Trumpet, Flute, Guitar Bass & electic Keyboards. The soloist all have a clean lyrical sophisticated jazz quality. You'll hear the classical, jazz, rock and blues flavor in a very unique and personal Jeff Dawson style.