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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KFR-226 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Larval 2 album art 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 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Viața Lumii album art Tiberian* Tiberian* - Viața Lumii(CD, Album) JAM Records (28) JAM 01-103 Romania 2003 Sell This Version
MW 751-2 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Sirone's Concord album art Sirone Sirone - Sirone's Concord(CD, Album) Not Two Records MW 751-2 Poland 2003 Sell This Version
CACD8202 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Transylvaniana album art 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 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - 7 Songs From The Wagendorf Of Dreams album art Caciula Trio Caciula Trio - 7 Songs From The Wagendorf Of Dreams(CD, Album) Konnex Records KCD 5132 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Bist Du Am Leben Interessiert album art 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
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Was Wir Alleine Nicht Schaffen album art 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
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Zeilen Aus Gold album art Xavier Naidoo Zeilen Aus Gold (Live Version) Xavier Naidoo - Zeilen Aus Gold (Maxi) Naidoo Records Germany 2006 Sell This Version
Intakt CD 127 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Quartette album art Ulrich Gumpert Ulrich Gumpert - Quartette(CD, Album) Intakt Records Intakt CD 127 Switzerland 2007 Sell This Version
CD 777 160, 777 160 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Rockstar album art Danny Fresh Rockstar Danny Fresh - Rockstar(CD, Single) Set Free Entertainment, Groove Addicted Dealer Pool, Set Free Entertainment CD 777 160, 777 160 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Sahara Swing album art Karl Hector & The Malcouns* Karl Hector & The Malcouns* - Sahara Swing (Album) Now-Again Records US 2008 Sell This Version
jw054, jazzwerkstatt 054 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Suites album art Ulrich Gumpert Workshop Band Ulrich Gumpert Workshop Band - Suites(CD, Album) Jazzwerkstatt, Jazzwerkstatt jw054, jazzwerkstatt 054 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
14409 2DVD Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Wettsingen In Schwetzingen - MTV Unplugged album art 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 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Iz On album art Söhne Mannheims Söhne Mannheims - Iz On(CD, Album) Söhne Mannheims, Tonpool CD 14457 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
JW65 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - End Times album art Kayla Quintet Kayla Quintet - End Times(CD, MiniAlbum) Jazzwerkstatt JW65 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Earthology album art The Whitefield Brothers* Sad Nile and 1 more… The Whitefield Brothers* - Earthology (Album) Now-Again Records US 2010 Sell This Version
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Tezeta album art Woima Collective Woima Collective - Tezeta (Album) Kindred Spirits Netherlands 2010 Sell This Version
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Love And Death album art Ebo Taylor African Woman Ebo Taylor - Love And Death (Album) Strut Germany 2010 Sell This Version
Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Danke Für's Zuhören - Liedersammlung 1998-2012 album art Xavier Naidoo Ich Brauche Dich Xavier Naidoo - Danke Für's Zuhören - Liedersammlung 1998-2012 (Comp) Naidoo Records Germany 2012 Sell This Version
STRUT089LP Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Appia Kwa Bridge album art Ebo Taylor Appia Kwa Bridge and 5 more… Ebo Taylor - Appia Kwa Bridge(2xLP, Album + CD, Album) Strut, Comet Records STRUT089LP Germany 2012 Sell This Version
AM9, PARISDJS007-D Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Ki I Ye Yi album art 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 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Elevator Dubs album art 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 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Unstraight Ahead album art Karl Hector & The Malcouns* Karl Hector & The Malcouns* - Unstraight Ahead(2xLP, Album) Now-Again Records NA 5114 US 2014 Sell This Version
PARISDJSWEARPLAY002 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - The Wow! (Ahw!) album art Grant Phabao & Afrodyete Grant Phabao & Afrodyete - The Wow! (Ahw!)(File, WAV, Single, S/Edition) Paris DJs PARISDJSWEARPLAY002 France 2014
AYE001 Ben Abarbanel-Wolff - Asoju Oba album art Ayetoro 419 Afrobeat.com Ayetoro - Asoju Oba(LP, Ltd) Flying Monkey Productions AYE001 US 2014 Sell This Version