Quamon Fowler -][- A SOUL’S CRY – [Core Instrumental Music, 2010]
FRESH, NEW, SOULFUL Original Music from Quamon Fowler on tenor sax & ewi along with the ENERGETIC DC based jazz trio, The Young Lions. Every song you can feel the joy and the clean spirit of the music.
Quamon Fowler is a native of Fort Worth, Texas. He started his musical journey on the tenor saxophone at the age of twelve and has been composing music since he was fifteen. While attending O.D. Wyatt High School, he placed first in the NAACP ACT-SO competition in Charlotte, North Carolina in 1996 and Atlanta, Georgia in 1998. He also earned first chair tenor saxophone in the All-State Jazz Ensemble in 1998. After graduating from Wyatt, Quamon attended Weatherford College where he was under the direction of jazz guitarist Tom Burchill.
A year later, Quamon felt he needed to deepen his music studies. He decided to attend Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Here, he studied with world-renowned clarinetist Alvin Batiste. By the end of July 2000, Quamon released his first independent CD project entitled Introducing Quamon Fowler. In this album, Quamon combined straight-ahead jazz and soul in order to create a unique sound. —BIOGRAPHY
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