Denys Baptiste

Denys Baptiste

 

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Denys Baptiste (born 1969) is an English jazz musician from London, England. A graduate of Tomorrow's Warriors, Baptiste plays tenor and soprano saxophone in addition to composing.

Baptiste played with Gary Crosby and Nu Troop[1] before releasing his debut album in 1999, Be Where You Are, which was nominated for a Mercury Music Prize[2] and won the MOBO award for Best Jazz Act 1999. Baptiste has released two albums since then. His third album Let Freedom Ring! was nominated for the MOBO award for Best Jazz Act 2004,[3] the BBC Jazz Awards for Best New Work and Best Album 2004, and the Parliamentary Jazz Award for Best Album 2004.

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The Late Trane
Album
The Late Trane is an album by musical artist Denys Baptiste, released on June 16, 2017.
Ascent
Song
Ascent is a song by musical artist Denys Baptiste, released on April 10, 2017.
Tomorrow's Warriors
 
Identity By Subtraction
Album
Identity By Subtraction is an album by musical artist Denys Baptiste, released on December 20, 2010.

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Popular Albums3

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Popular Songs1

Musical Groups1

Musical Group References1

Music-Related Relationships1

Awards & Nominations2

Spotify - Albums & Singles4

 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On2

 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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