Faldo's Toy was formed in 1995 in Oakland, California as an
original modern jazz instrumental quartet. The members are seasoned musicians
with extensive live and studio experience. Feeding off the creativity and
musicianship of one another, the band writes as a whole and believes that
the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
With their 1997 debut release, "Icon", the band stretched preconceived
notions of jazz by fusing jazz, rock and funk with intruiging melodic themes,
powerful dynamics and deep haunting grooves. 2005 sees the release of the
group's second album, "Twisted Pea Soup". "Soup" continues to break new ground
featuring innovative melodic concepts, blissed out harmonies, bebop infused
solos, and latin influences.
The music of Faldo's Toy is not only captivating to listen to, but very
entertaining to experience live. The group's ability to communicate and
anticipate creates a tight sound, full of energy and enthusiasm that always
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