Ian McDonald (Musician)

Ian McDonald (Musician)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ian McDonald is an English multi-instrumental musician, best known as a founding member of progressive rock group King Crimson, formed in 1969, and of the hard rock band Foreigner in 1976. He is well-known as a rock session musician, predominantly as a saxophonist. He also plays flute, vibraphone, keyboards and guitar. Born in Osterley, Middlesex, McDonald served five years in the Army as a bandsman. His music talent ranged from classical orchestra to dance bands to rock. In 1969, he was in King Crimson's initial line up, which recorded their first album In the Court of the Crimson King. McDonald and drummer Michael Giles departed and formed a spin-off group that released one album titled McDonald and Giles. He re-appeared in King Crimson in 1974 and intended to rejoin the band as a full member but did not get the opportunity to do so given Fripp's decision to split the groupshow more

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  • Paperback | 156 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 236g
  • Fec Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134993808
  • 9786134993807