Dan Desmonds

Dan listens through headphones. Dan listened to the playback of "Rosie the Riveter" at Studio M.
Dan improvised on "The Funky Cha Cha" at the Carleton College 2001 Mid-Winter Dance. Dan plays tenor sax in black suit and blue bow tie.

Role in Roseville Big Band: 

Baritone sax; Dan also doubles on clarinet and soprano, alto, and tenor saxes.

Member since: 

1978 (on lead alto sax through 1984), then baritone sax (1987-1989), then tenor sax (1997-2000), then baritone sax


Retired supercomputer designer

Dan also performs on alto sax with the Johnny Owen Band.

As a student, he played clarinet in the Purdue marching band.

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Thursday, January 27, 2022.

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