He plays all the saxophones - tenor, alto, soprano, bass clarinet, and recently successfully masters the flute. “Myron Walden is one of the true bright stars of his generation”, - the All About Jazz writes about him.
At the age of twenty Myron Walden together with Wynton Marsalis won the most prestigious jazz competition in the world Charlie Parker at Lincoln Center. Since that moment began his fruitful career. Freddie Hubbard, with whom he didn’t stop cooperation until the death of the great trumpeter in early 2009, invited Myron to his sextet.
Musician was nominated for the 57th GRAMMY Award in the category “Best Jazz Instrumental Album” as part of the Brian Blade group in 2014.
Myron Walden considers his main victory “the love of audience, which is get inspired by my music. Whether it is one, a hundred or a thousand people, it doesn’t matter! ” (from an interview to “Vitebsk courier”).
The musician performs and records albums with the big stars of world jazz. Myron Walden traveled the world not only as a saxophonist, but also as a composer and arranger. Together with Ark Ovrutski New York Quartet he will perform in Minsk for the second time.
Anyone, who for some reason or other missed the performance of this amazing musician exactly a year ago, don't worry, as you have a second chance!