Author Archives: dannykamins

About dannykamins

I play saxophone and bass clarinet, and am the Jazz Band Director at Rice University.

Groundwater Recharge

I’m pleased to announce the release of Groundwater Recharge, now out on Balance Point Acoustics. This CD features the talents of Damon Smith, Rebecca Novak, Sandy Ewen, Jerome Bryerton, and myself, in both quintet and trio settings. You can check it out on my personal bandcamp:

https://dannykamins.bandcamp.com/album/groundwater-recharge

And at BPA’s bandcamp here:

https://balancepointacoustics.bandcamp.com/album/groundwater-recharge-bpaltd15015

Danny Kamins- Disruptor

Disruptor is now out on Noise Pelican Records! This is a solo album of alto sax, baritone sax, and bass clarinet that was recorded during the pandemic last year. You can check it out/purchase it here:

https://dannykamins.bandcamp.com/album/disruptor

https://noisepelicanrecords.bandcamp.com/album/disruptor-danny-kamins

Also check out the CD release party at Khon’s bar, Wednesday October 20th! More info here:

https://www.facebook.com/events/3795335720569847

Shows This September

Wednesday 9/1- Khon’s, Houston, TX- Duo with Matthew Frerck.

Thursday 9/2- Rubber Gloves Recording Studio, Denton, TX- Duo with Rick Eye.

Saturday 9/4- Minicine Swampland, Shreveport, LA- Trio with Aaron and Stefan Gonzalez. Potential Special Guest- Dennis Gonzalez.

FB events coming soon!

Solo Saxophone Show In Warsaw

On July 8th, I will be playing a solo saxophone set at the art gallery Pracownia Wschodnia in Warsaw, PL. More info here:

CARL Live Stream Set 4/15/20, 4 pm

CARL April tour is cancelled due to COVID-19 BUT… Andrew Durham and I will be performing a live stream set this coming Wednesday, April 15th at 4 pm courtesy of the good folks Andy Durta and Keith Magruder at SideBar New Orleans. We will be playing duo together in Andrew’s backyard, sanitizing the computer and our instruments, and keeping 6 feet apart from each other. Tune in! Here is a link to Solid Bottom out on Astral Spirits (we’ll be selling those as well).

https://astralcarl.bandcamp.com/

Two February Self Releases

I’ll be self releasing two records and a digital release this February!

Check them out here:

 

TelePrompTer- Big Hairy Nasty

https://dannykamins.bandcamp.com/album/big-hairy-nasty

 

 

Big Fat- Decades Of Eating Poorly

https://dannykamins.bandcamp.com/album/decades-of-eating-poorly

 

 

Digital Release: TelePrompTer- Live In Space

https://dannykamins.bandcamp.com/album/live-in-space

 

All of the above are available for digital download. CD’s of TeleprompTer-Big Hairy Nasty are available for purchase, and CD’s of Big Fat- Decades Of Eating Poorly are available for pre order (CD’s coming very soon).

Big Fat is playing Tuesday February 25th at SpaceHL and TelePrompTer has a release party Friday April 10th at Rudyards!