Welcome to the website of Chicago based saxophonist and composer Dan Burke.  Featured here for your clicking pleasure are some fascinating facts about this young musician including autobiographical accounts of happenstance, current projects, recordings, upcoming shows, and whatever he might be listening to or drinking at any given moment.  Cheers!


New Album – Silhouettes in the Glass Sky – To be released on October 17th, 2016! CD Release party at The Whistler, Chicago, IL. Listen HERE!

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The moment has finally arrived! My debut album, Silhouettes in the Glass Sky, will be released on October 17th, 2016 at The Whistler in Chicago, IL! This new disc features eight of my compositions along with a fine cast of musicians including Rich Moore on alto saxophone, Casey Nielsen on guitar, Dan Thatcher on bass, and Lucas Gillan on drum set.  Go HERE to read more about the compositions and to hear musical appetizers of the full course meal!