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 Selected Session Saxophonist Demo Clips

Blue Bird (Jazz Vocal, 3.6M, 02:59)

  • Jazz tune written by Daniel Alcheh, featuring vocalist Gary Kiffel and Will Lee on bass
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Deadly Love (Heavy Metal, 6.9M, 04:48)

  • Heavy metal band ORANGE WILLARD uses Chris' sax in the studio
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Delusion (Jazz Fusion, 3.8M, 03:57)

  • Ken Gregory and the Solid State Horns features Chris on soprano sax on this jazz fusion piece
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Euphoria (Alternative Rock, 11.9M, 08:17)

  • From the latest Mike Torr album, this alternative rock tune with jazz highlights has gotten some considerable UK airplay
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In The Cracks (Film & TV Music, 2M, 02:04)

  • AlpsMedia Crime Scene library music never sounded so good with the wailing horns of Chris Alpiar
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Ostinato Trip (Rock Jazz Fusion, 6M, 04:09)

  • New release from jazz fusion composer Doug Lauber co-wrote this song with and features Chris on tenor sax
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Sci-fi Boogie Strut (Film & TV Music, 2.2M, 02:16)

  • Classic Alpiar media track featuring Chris playing soprano saxophone
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Scruffy Feet (Jazz Fusion, 7.2M, 07:29)

  • Another tune with Ken Gregory and the Solid State Horns, this has Chris playing tenor sax in the horn section
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Solstice (Jazz Rock Fusion, 4.5M, 03:07)

  • Doug Lauber wrote this song and Chris played some sax tracks remotely
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Steel Brazil Experiment (Jazz Brazilian Fusion, 20.2M, 08:25)

  • This is part one of a new band experiment Chris is leading with lap steel guitarist Ben Holst, bassist Vlamir Abbud and drummer Darren Stanley
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Trane's Pain (montage) (Free Jazz, 3.8M, 03:55)

  • One of Chris' free jazz tunes, played by his NYC jazz quartet featuring Pete Rende on piano, Matt Pavolka on bass and Bob Meyer on drums
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Uno Di Quatro (Jazz Brazilian Fusion, 13.9M, 05:46)

  • This is part two of a new band experiment Chris is leading with lap steel guitarist Ben Holst, bassist Vlamir Abbud and drummer Darren Stanley
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 Testimonials
"Here's where sound, music and message meet! Chris Alpiar goes from the top down, then the bottom up. [He's] thoroughly professional and entertaining."
-- Baird Thompson


"Chris worked collaboratively with us to develop just the right musical combinations for our show. He's a crazy guy - and we love him for it."
-- Andy Herz, Buzzsaw Films


 Chris' Notes
Hey! If you are in Seattle on a Tuesday night, head on over to the Owl 'n Thistle for a groovy jazz jam session hosted by Bebop and Destruction.


Attention Dayton Rock fans! Go see Orange Willard and see the high energy new sound they are making. They have a new album coming out (with a track with your's truly playing sax) and are leading the way in the Dayton Band Playoffs. So if you like to rock, make sure you get out and see this band thats just bustin at the seams with heat.


"Any musician who says he is playing better either on tea, the needle, or when he is juiced is a plain straight liar. You can miss the most important years of your life. The years of possible creation."
-- Charlie Parker on drugs