PRLog - Dec. 8, 2012 - Saxophonist Brandon Primus born in Shreveport, LA (1983) played his first saxophone solo in his home church at age 10, and he hasn’t put down the saxophone since. Primus will be one of the opening acts for Grammy Award winner R&B sensation Chrisette Michele whose 2010 album 'Let Freedom Reign took her to the top of the R&B charts. She won a Grammy Award for Best Urban/Alternative Performance in 2009 for her song "Be OK". J. Harris of NY's sexiest monthly Live Music, Poetry, Dance, Fashion and Art show and creator and host of LoveJonesNYC 2012 "A Celebration of All Arts" hosts the event at the W.I.P. nightclub 34 Vandam Street in NYC, 10013 on Thursday, December 13, 2012 starting at 7:30 p.m.
Saxophonist Brandon Primus
An extraordinarily versatile saxophonist as well as an instrumentalist on keyboards, piano, and organ, Primus has made quite a name for himself locally, and nationally. Early in his career he stepped out onto the historic Apollo Theatre stage in Harlem, NY as a contestant on “Showtime at the Apollo” where he became a three time winning saxophonist. He has gone on to share the stage with renowned artists Jeffrey Osborne, Jody Watley, Rashaan Patterson, Eric Roberson, and more lending his musical talents.
Primus is an alumnus of the Berklee College of Music, Boston MA. While at Berklee, Primus served as the Student Government Association President, Student Liaison to the Presidential Search Committee, and received the Music Business Management Achievement Award for outstanding service to the college and to the community. Primus also served as an undergraduate board member for the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. Northeastern Province. Primus is known for his many different musical styles, including a hybrid jazz, funk, and R&B sound. As a recording artist, he has entertained audiences coast to coast and is known for his signature soulful strut style on stage.
His latest album Introduction to B. Primus features his original contemporary jazz hit “Two Way” available on CD Baby https://www.cdbaby.com/
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