A talented altoist influenced by David Sanborn
, Brandon Fields
has the versatility to be able to play both R&B/crossover and hard bop. Fields
grew up in Orange County, CA, and started playing alto when he was ten. A freelance musician since he was a teenager, Fields
moved to Los Angeles in 1982 and has worked steadily ever since. He toured with George Benson
in 1985, was a regular member of the Rippingtons
, has long been a busy session player, and recorded CDs as a leader for Nova and Positive.