David Sanborn

David Sanborn

David Sanborn  American Saxophone


David Sanborn (born July 30, 1945) is an American alto saxophonist. Though Sanborn has worked in many genres, his solo recordings typically blend jazz with instrumental pop and R&B. He released his first solo album Taking Off in 1975, but has bee...

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First Name David
Last Name Sanborn
Full Name at Birth David William Sanborn
Age 70 years
Birthday 30th July, 1945
Birthplace Tampa, Florida
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Musician
Occupation Saxophone
Claim to Fame Grammy awards for Voyeur (1982), Double Vision (1986) and the instrumental album Close Up (1988).
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, jazz fusion, rock, R&B, pop, funk
Music Genre Jazz
Year(s) Active 1959–present
Music Style Soul Jazz, Jazz-Pop, Contemporary Jazz, Crossover Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Fusion, Neo-Bop, Progressive Jazz, Jazz Instrument, Saxophone Jazz
Music Mood Sophisticated, Stylish, Amiable/Good-Natured, Bright, Slick, Warm, Earnest, Literate, Exuberant, Earthy, Organic, Cheerful, Witty, Provocative, Rousing, Playful, Passionate, Street-Smart, Freewheeling, Energetic, Gritty, Sax (Alto)
Instrument Leader
Instrument (text) Saxophone, Piano, piano
Record Label Verve, GRP, Rhino, Elektra, Warner Bros., Reprise
Official Websites davidsanborn.com, http://www.davidsanborn.com
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Forget Paris1995David SanbornMovie
Scrooged1988Street MusiciansMovie
One-Trick Pony1980Saxophone SoloistMovie
Magnum, P.I.1980Guest SaxophonistTV Show
Saturday Night Live1975TV Show

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