Eddie Baccus Jr.

Eddie Baccus Jr.

Profile:
American jazz saxophonist.

Born : October 22, 1970.

Eddie "play's Sopranino, Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Baritone and Bass sax, Flute, Bb Clarinet, Bass Clarinet as well as the EWI (electric wind instrument) and sings." His repertoire of music includes jazz, R&B, reggae, country, neo soul, big band and is expanding. In the beginning, Eddie played music with a loaner oboe in high school. By chance, fate or fortune, the loaner was broken by another student, so he began playing the Saxophone. After graduating from high school, Eddie enrolled in Berklee's Five-Week Summer Performance Program, better known as "Five-Week." His skill gained him a full scholarship for "Five-Week. Eddie has performed at the "world famous" Apollo Theatre in Harlem and "won, five times off air and two times on air." During his time in New York, he studied with acclaimed saxophonist, Joe Lovano. He has toured with "world-renowned'" trumpeter “Lester Bowie.” He is a member of the "internationally known" smooth jazz group “Pieces of a Dream,” He has performed with a long list of musicians over the years. To name a few, "Luther Vandross, Jeffrey Osborne, War, Candy Dulfer, Rick Braun, Grover Washington, Jr., George Duke, Bobby Watson, Greg Abate, Lester Bowie, EWF(Earth Wind and Fire), Regina Carter, Dianne Reeves, Vesta Williams, Norman Conners, India Irie, George Benson, Miki Howard, Jean Carne, David Sanborn" and many more. He recorded on eight CD’s with "Pieces of a Dream," which feature several songs written and co-written by him. Not just a "sideman," Eddie has headlined several of his own productions. He has also toured with his band "Straight To The Point."
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Eddie Baccus Jr. Discography

Instruments & Performance

Killa Smoove To Love A and 2 more… Killa Smoove - Kritical (Album) Buchanan Recording Group, Warlock Records US 1998 Sell This Version
HUCD 3059 Pieces Of A Dream Pieces Of A Dream - Acquainted With The Night(CD, Album) Heads Up International HUCD 3059 US 2001 Sell This Version
HUCD 3071 Pieces Of A Dream Slither and 8 more… Pieces Of A Dream - Love's Silhouette(HDCD, Album, Dig) Heads Up International HUCD 3071 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
HUCD 3080 Pieces Of A Dream Want A Piece Of This? and 2 more… Pieces Of A Dream - No Assembly Required(HDCD, Album) Heads Up International HUCD 3080 US 2004 Sell This Version
HUCD3105 Pieces Of A Dream Those 3 Words and 1 more… Pieces Of A Dream - Pillow Talk(CD, Album) Heads Up International HUCD3105 US 2006 Sell This Version
HUCD 3116 Walter Beasley Ready For Love Walter Beasley - Ready For Love(CD, Album) Heads Up International HUCD 3116 US 2007 Sell This Version
HUCD 3136 Pieces Of A Dream Pieces Of A Dream - Soul Intent(CD, Album) Heads Up International HUCD 3136 Europe 2009 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

DPRO 7087 6 10159 2 8 Pieces Of A Dream Pieces Of A Dream - Knikki's Smile(CD, Single, Promo) Blue Note DPRO 7087 6 10159 2 8 US 1997 Sell This Version
HUCD 3071 Pieces Of A Dream Savoir Faire Pieces Of A Dream - Love's Silhouette(HDCD, Album, Dig) Heads Up International HUCD 3071 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
HUCD 3080 Pieces Of A Dream It's Go Time (as Eddie Baccus) Pieces Of A Dream - No Assembly Required(HDCD, Album) Heads Up International HUCD 3080 US 2004 Sell This Version
PLAY-04-09-2(1) Various It's Go Time (as E.Baccus) Various - Своё Радио 2(CD, Comp, Promo) Play Magazine PLAY-04-09-2(1) Russia 2004 Sell This Version
HUCD 3136 Pieces Of A Dream Anywhere You Are (as Eddie Baccus, Jr.) and 1 more… Pieces Of A Dream - Soul Intent(CD, Album) Heads Up International HUCD 3136 Europe 2009 Sell This Version

Production

DPRO 7087 6 10159 2 8 Pieces Of A Dream Pieces Of A Dream - Knikki's Smile(CD, Single, Promo) Blue Note DPRO 7087 6 10159 2 8 US 1997 Sell This Version