Ben Abarbanel-Wolff

Ben Abarbanel-Wolff

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Ben Abarbanel-Wolff is a saxophonist and composer.
He grew up in Washington, D.C. He studied saxophone at the University of Michigan and at the New School for Social Research. At Bennington College he studied with master drummer and healer Milford Graves.
In 2001 Abarbanel-Wolff moved to Berlin, Germany. He is a founding member and musical director of the Afrobeat Academy. Ben produced two albums for Ebo Taylor, toured extensively with Ebo from 2011-15. In 2014, Ben and Kwame Yeboah produced the album "Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band" for Strut Records. He has toured and recorded with artists like: Ebo Taylor, Tony Allen, Gwen McCrae, Pat Thomas, Poets of Rhythm, Marva Whitney, Xavier Naidoo and many others.
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Ben Abarbanel-Wolff Discography

Instruments & Performance

KFR-226 Larval Endless Plain Of Failure (as Ben Abarbanel-Wolf) and 3 more… Larval - Larval 2(CD, Album) Knitting Factory Records KFR-226 US 1998 Sell This Version
JAM 01-103 Tiberian* Tiberian* - Viața Lumii(CD, Album) JAM Records (28) JAM 01-103 Romania 2003 Sell This Version
MW 751-2 Sirone Sirone - Sirone's Concord(CD, Album) Not Two Records MW 751-2 Poland 2003 Sell This Version
CACD8202 Maurice de Martin, Berlin Jazz Composers Ensemble Maurice de Martin, Berlin Jazz Composers Ensemble - Transylvaniana(CD, Album) Chaos CACD8202 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
KCD 5132 Caciula Trio Caciula Trio - 7 Songs From The Wagendorf Of Dreams(CD, Album) Konnex Records KCD 5132 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
Xavier Naidoo Was Wir Alleine Nicht Schaffen (Video MTV Campus Invasion) and 1 more… Xavier Naidoo - Was Wir Alleine Nicht Schaffen (Maxi) Naidoo Records Germany 2006 Sell This Version
Xavier Naidoo Zeilen Aus Gold (Live Version) Xavier Naidoo - Zeilen Aus Gold (Maxi) Naidoo Records Germany 2006 Sell This Version
Xavier Naidoo mit Tone (4) Bist Du Am Leben Interessiert (Band Edit Ohne Rap) Xavier Naidoo mit Tone (4) - Bist Du Am Leben Interessiert (Maxi) Naidoo Records Germany 2006 Sell This Version
Intakt CD 127 Ulrich Gumpert Ulrich Gumpert - Quartette(CD, Album) Intakt Records Intakt CD 127 Switzerland 2007 Sell This Version
Karl Hector & The Malcouns* Karl Hector & The Malcouns* - Sahara Swing (Album) Now-Again Records US 2008 Sell This Version
jw054, jazzwerkstatt 054 Ulrich Gumpert Workshop Band Ulrich Gumpert Workshop Band - Suites(CD, Album) Jazzwerkstatt, Jazzwerkstatt jw054, jazzwerkstatt 054 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
14409 2DVD Söhne Mannheims Vs. Xavier Naidoo Seine Straßen and 6 more… Söhne Mannheims Vs. Xavier Naidoo - Wettsingen In Schwetzingen - MTV Unplugged(2xDVD-V + Box) Tonpool 14409 2DVD Germany 2008 Sell This Version
CD 14457 Söhne Mannheims Söhne Mannheims - Iz On(CD, Album) Söhne Mannheims, Tonpool CD 14457 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
JW65 Kayla Quintet Kayla Quintet - End Times(CD, MiniAlbum) Jazzwerkstatt JW65 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
Ebo Taylor African Woman Ebo Taylor - Love And Death (Album) Strut Germany 2010 Sell This Version
Woima Collective Woima Collective - Tezeta (Album) Kindred Spirits Netherlands 2010 Sell This Version
The Whitefield Brothers* Sad Nile and 1 more… The Whitefield Brothers* - Earthology (Album) Now-Again Records US 2010 Sell This Version
Xavier Naidoo Ich Brauche Dich Xavier Naidoo - Danke Für's Zuhören - Liedersammlung 1998-2012 (Comp) Naidoo Records Germany 2012 Sell This Version
AM9, PARISDJS007-D Franck Biyong And The Diamane Bantu Messengers Franck Biyong And The Diamane Bantu Messengers - Ki I Ye Yi(10xFile, WAV, Album) Afrolectric Music, Paris DJs AM9, PARISDJS007-D France 2012
NIN 1910 2, NIN-1910 2 Umberto Echo Obroni Outernational Umberto Echo - Elevator Dubs(CD, Album) 19_Enja, 19_Enja NIN 1910 2, NIN-1910 2 Germany 2013 Sell This Version
NA 5114 Karl Hector & The Malcouns* Karl Hector & The Malcouns* - Unstraight Ahead(2xLP, Album) Now-Again Records NA 5114 US 2014 Sell This Version
PARISDJSWEARPLAY002 Grant Phabao & Afrodyete Grant Phabao & Afrodyete - The Wow! (Ahw!)(File, WAV, Single, S/Edition) Paris DJs PARISDJSWEARPLAY002 France 2014
AYE001 Ayetoro 419 Afrobeat.com Ayetoro - Asoju Oba(LP, Ltd) Flying Monkey Productions AYE001 US 2014 Sell This Version
Pat Thomas (3) And Kwashibu Area Band Pat Thomas (3) And Kwashibu Area Band - Pat Thomas And Kwashibu Area Band (Album) Strut UK 2015 Sell This Version
PARISDJS078-D Grant Phabao Afrofunk Arkestra Grant Phabao Afrofunk Arkestra - The Fourth Feat. Muyiwa Kunnuji (File, WAV, Single) Paris DJs PARISDJS078-D France 2015