Beppe Scardino: baritone saxophonist, bass clarinetist and composer.
He is member of the collective/label El Gallo Rojo, leads the sextet Orange Room, plays with Gianluca Petrella (Cosmic Band, Il Bidone), Mr. Rencore, Bobby Previte’s Plutino, Pospaghemme, Rollerball, Dinamitri Jazz Folklore, the pop-rock group Virginiana Miller and the great songwriter Bobo Rondelli.
He played and recorded with – among others: Amiri Baraka, Tim Berne, Anthony Braxton, Alvin Curran, Sadiq Bey, Tristan Honsinger.
“[…]Beppe Scardino, composer, saxophonist but in fact multi-instrumentalist, who lately has been imposing himself to ctitics’ attentions as one of the most interesting new talents. (Neri Pollastri, All About Jazz Italia http://italia.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=5034)
“[…]Scardino, phenomenal baritonist, gifted by an overwhelming eloquence but also able of unpredictable romances” (Luca Canini, All About Jazz Italia http://italia.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=5049)