Fostina - "Here We Go Again" with Fossiebear Productions: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/fostinadixon
ABOUT THIS ALBUM: Here We Go Again is a Contemporary Gospel CD. Fostina Dixon is a composer, vocalist and jazz soloist who plays soprano, alto and baritone saxes; flute; and clarinet. Fostina Dixon aka " Saxophone Queen" was nominated as one of the top female jazz artists Worldwide. Fostina is no stranger in the Jazz and R&B scene. She played extensively with Marvin Gaye, Abbey Lincoln, Melba Liston, Frank Foster, Roy Ayers, Tom Browne and James Blood Ulmer to name a few of the greats.
Fostina has won many awards including most recently: The Delaware Division of the Arts Award for Established Professional Jazz Composition; The Christi Awards; Outstanding Arts Educator. Fostina Dixon & Winds Of Change is a group that has been together for over twenty years and has traveled Worldwide.
American Women in Jazz said, "she is a player
of impeccable control and skills with... highly
independent ideas...as a composer she
is described by Dr. Antoinette Handy, in her
book Black Women in American Bands as
"a true original."
The Here We Go Again CD started with a new profound relationship with her Lord. It is an array of music and life experiences. Gospel and Jazz music lovers young and old will find something they can identify with.
Fostina has recorded with James Blood Ulmer, Frank Foster, Roy Ayers, The Fat Boys, Major Holley, Leslie Drayton's Big Band and others. She has worked as a studio musician for HEA Productions, Inc. and done many radio and TV commercials. Frequently, Ms. Dixon has taught music for elementary and high school in the New York, Los Angeles and Wilmington areas, as well as, several cultural centers, churches, the New School and New York University.