Stacy Dillard - saxophones
Diallo House - bass
Ismail Lawal - drums
Tenor saxophonist Stacy Dillard turned his attention to New York City after a run-in with Wynton Marsalis in Dayton, Ohio. It’s Stacy’s playing that has caught the attention of so many here with his large and rich tone, developed ideas, accurate technique and patience. Dillard has played with Winard Harper, Lenny White, Wycliffe Gordon, Roy Hargrove, Stephon Harris, Mulgrew Miller, Clark Terry, Victor Lewis, Steve Wilson and Johnny O’Neal. Since moving to New York he has recorded four albums as a leader and recorded on over forty as a sideman.
"Stacy is a one-of-a-kind musician. Seriously.” — Roy Hargrove
"A young saxophonist of serious promise.” — Ben Ratliff, The New York Times