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Wednesday 27, April 2016
Ingrid Laubrock/Tom Rainey Buoyancy released in May

Ingrid Laubrock/Tom Rainey Buoyancy released in May

I am very excited that Tom Rainey's and my second duo CD is available now (here). The music was recorded live at the end of a 17-date tour which took us all over the United States. We'd like to thank everyone who made this tour possible. 

Recording information: Recorded live at Audio for the Arts on 06/03/2014. Recorded, mixed and mastered by Steve Gotcher, Audio for the Arts,Madison, WI, Produced by Ingrid Laubrock/Tom Rainey. Executive producers Kevin Reilly and Mike Panico, Relative Pitch Records. Art prvovided by Lain York Release date 05/15/2016

two clips from the record:Buoyancy  Twenty Lanes

Friday 19, February 2016

Robert D. Bielecki Foundation grant

I am grateful to have been awarded a grant of $3000 by the Robert D. Bielecki Foundation to help record my new compositions for sextet, featuring Craig Taborn (piano), Tyshawn Sorey (drums, piano, trombone), Miya Masaoka (koto), Dan Peck (tuba) and Sam Pluta (live processing). Peter Evans will guest on a few tracks. The CD is going to be recorded in May and released on INTAKT Records in October 2016. There will be an open rehearsal on May 23 at I-beam Brooklyn, 8pm.

Friday 02, October 2015


Copies of my new release Ubatuba are now available here for $15+pp, click here for a link to a Downbeat hotbox review.
Ingrid Laubrock tenor and alto saxophone, Tim Berne alto saxophone, Ben Gerstein trombone, Dan Peck tuba and Tom Rainey drums. The official launch party is on February 27 at The Jazz Gallery, 7.30 and 9.30 pm sets.

Tuesday 23, June 2015
Downbeat 63rd Annual Critics Poll

Downbeat 63rd Annual Critics Poll

Nice to hear I made it into the 2015 Downbeat Annual Critics Poll - #1 in the Rising Star category for soprano and #4 for tenor saxophone.

I am a tenor and soprano saxophonist and composer, living in Brooklyn/NYC.

Featured release

Ingrid Laubrock/Tom Rainey Buoyancy

Ingrid Laubrock/Tom Rainey Buoyancy - Relative Pitch Records

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Musicians on record:

Ingrid Laubrock (soprano & tenor saxophones)

Tom Rainey (drums)

Relative Pitch Records

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