Saxophonist, Composer, Educator, Student, Catalyst
More Than Imaginable

More Than Imaginable

Saxophonist Ricky Sweum joins forces with the world-renowned talents of drummer Clarence Penn, pianist Edward Simon, and bassist Dave Robaire. This fiery and exciting session captures 10 uniquely varied Sweum originals. The disc showcases his penchant for modern-grooving- free-blowing vamps coupled with beautiful melodic playing reminiscent of classic ECM recordings of the 1970’s. Released on NinjazzContinue Reading

Pulling Your Own Strings

Pulling Your Own Strings

Ricky Sweum’s debut on Origin Records showcases the saxophonist in a light of gratitude, as he pays homage to one of his musical heroes, Michael Brecker, through a set of finely-tuned originals. Showcasing his talents as a writer and creative force, Sweum leads his band in a direction that is uniquely his own. Released on OriginContinue Reading

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