Erica Lindsay / Bio

Referred by her saxophone teacher at Berklee, Andy McGee, Lindsay began performing and touring with Melba Liston & Co. During this time she performed with many jazz legends; Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Williams, Al Grey, Britt Woodman, Mary Lou Williams and others. Lindsay performed with other leaders such as McCoy Tyner, Clifford Jordon, Reggie Workman, Ted Curson, George Gruntz and Amira Baraka, at Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher, Merkin Hall, La Mama Theatre and other jazz venues. Lindsay has collaborated with poet/playwright Carl Hancock-Rux, poets Janine Vega, Janice King, Mikhail Horowitz and painter Nancy Ostrowski. She composed the book for two off-broadway plays and has written for television and modern dance.

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Band Members
Erica Lindsay, sax/comp; Francesca Tanksley, pno; Otto Garner, bs; and, Bob Braye, drs
Artist Name
Erica Lindsay
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New York, NY