New Perspectives is led by saxophonist, clarinetist, and composer Henry P. Warner. In the 70s, Henry formed his first group, The Bakery, playing clubs like Slug's, Sweet Basil, and Ali's Alley. Over the years, Henry has performed with Sun Ra, Jameel Moondoc, Butch Morris, Wynton Marsalis' band at the Duke Ellington Centennial at Lincoln Center, and with his Blu-Nile Band at the Blue Note, Small's Paradise, La Mama, Stardust Ballroom, and Soundscape. Henry and the New Perspectives have performed at numerous concerts from colleges, jails, as well as hospitals and summer Jazz festivals from Europe to Tennessee. Henry is active in the educational system, teaching at MindBuilders Creative School for the Arts and AC-BAW Center for the Arts. Combined the bands have recorded over eight CDs.
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