Jamie Saft

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Jamie Saft
Born 1971 (age 42–43)
Genres Avant-garde
Occupations Musician, composer
Instruments Keyboards, organ
Associated acts John Zorn
Website Official website

Jamie Saft is a keyboardist and multi-instrumentalist, composer, sound engineer and producer living in upstate NY. Saft was born in Flushing Queens, New York in 1971 and is a graduate of both Tufts University and the New England Conservatory of Music. He has performed and recorded with John Zorn, Bobby Previte, Merzbow and many others. He has also written several original film scores including Murderball and God Grew Tired of Us. Saft can be seen playing live in Bobby Previte, Jamie Saft, Skerik - Live in Japan 2003 (DVD - Word Public). In 2006 he also contributed to Bobby Previte's Coalition of the Willing.

One of Saft's many projects is the Jamie Saft Trio with Ben Perowsky (drums) and Greg Cohen (acoustic bass).

Discography[edit]

With John Zorn[edit]

As sideman[edit]

With Cyro Baptista

With Dave Douglas

With Bobby Previte

External links[edit]