All About JAzz
by Dan Bilawsky June 14, 2019 ⭐⭐⭐⭐
In The Face Of Chaos marks a re-emergence, if not a complete artistic rebirth, for David Bixler. It serves as a true inspiration, drawing beauty from pain, and peace from personal struggle. Life took an unexpected turn for the saxophonist's family when his youngest son suffered a traumatic brain injury a number of years ago. With that, logically, came a need to re-evaluate priorities. So, Bixler took a step back and did what any loving parent would do; he focused on his family's needs, putting his creative pursuits on the back burner for much of the past decade. Now, having made a conscious decision to return to the fold, he arrives with a different perspective and a deeper sense of purpose. read more
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David DuPont June 11, 2019
“In the Face of Chaos” is jazz composer and saxophonist David Bixler’s first recording in five years. Issued on Friday on Red Piano Records, the session was a decade of turmoil in the making. read more
Jon Poses May 10, 2019
We all like to think we're good at what we do. However, I must confess I am as guilty as the next journalist when it comes to lack of follow-up on stories with ongoing and developing segments, rather revisiting topics that took place sometime in the past.