SopronDrum - David Sanborn - RESCHECHULED

16. June 2021.


  • 2020. July 10. Friday 20:00 - Barlangszínház

Ladies and Gentlemen! 

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic situation remain the programmes for SopronDrum Festival between July 15th and 18th 2021 unchanged. According to our plans the festival programme of 2020 is going to be staged. Proper consultations in this regard are in progress.

Will the programmes of this year be staged next year all tickets purchased earlier are going to be valid for the new dates.

Thank you for your understanding!

For further information please contact our ticket office during opening hours at, or on 0036 99/517-517. Until corona restrictive regulations by the government are lifted, personal administration is not possible!

David Sanborn has released 24 albums, won six Grammy Awards, and has had eight Gold albums and one Platinum. Having inspired countless other musicians, Dave has worked in many genres which typically blend instrumental pop, R&B and traditional jazz. He released his first solo album Taking Off in 1975, but has been playing the saxophone since before he was in high school when he was inspired by the great Chicago blues artists near his hometown of St. Louis. Having contracted polio at the age of three, Dave was introduced to the saxophone as part of his treatment therapy. By the age of 14, he was able to play with legends such as Albert King and Little Milton. Dave went on to study music at Northwestern University before transferring to the University of Iowa where he played and studied with the great saxophonist JR Monterose.

In California he joined the Butterfield Blues Band and played Woodstock with Paul Butterfield. Following that, Dave toured with Stevie Wonder and recorded for Wonder’s Talking Book album, played with The Rolling Stones, and toured with David Bowie. At the same time, Dave was touring and recording with the great Gil Evans, dividing his time between the two. After moving to New York City and studying with George Coleman, Dave started his solo career where he later collaborated with such artists as Paul Simon,James Taylor, Marcus Miller, Jack DeJohnette, Bill Frisell, Charlie Hayden, Wallace Roney, Kenny Barron, Christian McBride, and Eric Clapton.

In his six decade (and counting) career, Dave has released 24 albums, won six Grammy Awards, and has had eight Gold albums and one Platinum album. He continues to be one of the most highly active musicians of his genre. As a whole, Dave is an artist who pushes the limits and continues to make music that challenges the mind and goes Straight to The Heart.

First category seat price: HUF 7.500

Second category seat price: HUF 6.000

Third category seat price: HUF 3.000