Rick Margitza




United States

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Tenor Sax Player extraordinaire.

Rick performed and/or recorded with McCoy Tyner, Bobby Hutcherson, Tony Williams, Eddie Gomez, Chick Corea, Steps Ahead, Maria Schneider, Dave Douglas and Miles Davis.

He recorded 10 albums as a leader and composed music for orchestra including two symphonies and a saxophone concerto.

Currently residing in Paris, he is a professor of arranging and harmony at IMEP (International music educators of Paris) and has given masterclasses all over.

MICHAEL BRECKER (on Rick’s recording “Bohemia”):
“Sounds great! So many colors & sounds and great tunes.
And, of course, your freakin’ incredible saxophone playing!”


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