Musician Profile Search Results: “saxophone”

2azz1 Durst

Today, 2AZZ1 is one of the most popular Adult Contemporary/ Smooth Jazz Bands on the Southern California club & Festival scene. The mixture of their original music and the 2AZZ1 arrangements of popular music keeps their audiences listening...

A Troop of Echoes

Muscular bass. Agile saxophone. Propulsive drums. Lithe guitar. In a music scene where many bands claim almost-divine levels of inspiration and originality (while still all sounding curiously alike), A Troop of Echoes shelves the self-...

Aaron Aranita

Jazz Saxophonist and Pianist Aaron Aranita a professional for 30 years has recorded three CD’s of original jazz compositions since 1987 to the present. He has written more than 100 jazz compositions and is currently writing and arranging...

Aaron Hedenstrom

Aaron Hedenstrom is a composer and saxophonist currently living in Saint Paul, MN. A versatile player, Aaron plays multiple woodwinds in all styles and has performed in many renowned groups, including the Aaron Hedenstrom Quintet, S....

Aaron Irwin

Aaron was born October 26, 1978 in Decatur, Illinois. His mother and father both encouraged him to play music at an early age, and when he was 5 years old, he began taking piano lessons with Joanne Holmes at Macon Music. Although his...

Ad Colen

Ad is a personality in the Dutch jazzscene with his interpretator, compositions and his unique sound on the tenor and sopranosaxophone. Colen was born on July 12th 1961 in Geleen, Holland. In his formative years he played a variety of...

Ada Rovatti

Italian native Ada Rovatti started playing saxophone in high school after years of classical piano training. After winning a scholarship from Berklee College of Music in Italy she divided herself between Boston where she studied with Joe...

Adam Bishop

Born in England in 1974, Adam was raised in Canberra, Australia. He studied Jazz Performance at the Canberra School of Music receiving a Bachelor of Music there in 1995. His studies have also included time in New York with Ralph Alessi,...

Adam Donohue

Adam Donohue has been performing and teaching professionally since the age of 15. He attended Berklee College of Music in 1996 and earned a Bachelors of Music in Jazz Composition with additional studies in Music Education. After graduating...

Adam Larson

Originally from Normal, IL, 22 year-old saxophonist-composer Adam Larson, endorsed artist for P. Mauriat saxophone, Rico Reeds and Bari mouthpieces, began playing saxophone at the age of 11. Described by critic Howard Reich of The...

Adam Melville

New Zealand born, Chicago based soprano saxophonist. Teacher of saxophone and Jazz Improvisation. All Levels. http://adammelville.blogspot.com Selmer SBA Alto & Various Mouthpieces for sale:...

Adam Niewood

Adam Niewood (Saxophones, various woodwinds, EWI / electronic wind instrument, Drums) is a jazz improviser and American composer living in Manhattan New York, USA. Adam grew up in a musical household in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. His father...

Aidan Dempsey

Lead Alto/Soprano with the Essential Big Band, Dublin. Monday night session @ Grainger Public House, Malahide Road, Dublin, Ireland, Western Europe. Tenor/Alto/Soprano with the Dublin Jazz Pigs

Al Belletto

Raised in New Orleans, red-hot saxophonist/clarinetist, Al Belletto was able to make the transition from traditional jazz to swing to bop. While working towards his undergraduate degree, Belletto led his own band. He then began playing...

Al Falaschi

Saxophonist with Phat Phunktion

Al Maniscalco

Al Maniscalco has been making strong contributions to the East coast jazz scene since 1993. Born in Staten Island, New York and raised in Hollywood, Florida, Al migrated north to Maryland after receiving his Bachelor of Music degree in...

Al Seg

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Alain Bradette

Saxophonist, Alain Bradette, was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. An accomplished performer, composer, arranger, producer and multi-instrumentalist, he has performed in Canada, Europe and the United States. In 2004, two of Alain’s...

Alain Samba

TENOR/SOPRANO SAX PLAYER, COMPOSER AND PERCUSSIONIST.HE WAS BORN AND RAISED IN POINTE NOIRE (CONGO BRAZZAVILLE). HIS MUSIC IS A MIX OF MODERN JAZZ, TRADITIONAL AFRICAN MUSIC SUCH AS POLYPHONIES AND POLYRHYTHMS. HE IS LOOKING FOR CONTACTS...

Alban Darche

Album after album, through an ever increasing number of line-ups and experiences, Alban Darche has been building a highly original, free-spirited and coherent body of work. He's the ingenious leader of the AD3 trio (with bassist Frédéric...

Albert Beger

Born in Turkey in 1959 and raised in Israel, Albert Beger's musical sensibilities were informed from a young age by the vast cultural melting pot that surrounded him. The deeply diverse and eclectic range of sounds he heard offered a rich...

Aldevis Tibaldi

Saxophone player, based in London since 2004, where I played and recorded with Jake Vegas, Ronnie King, Hot Orange Big Band, Jay Craig, Ian Pierce, Frank Griffith, Guillemots, Paloma Faith, my own sextet, Willie Garnett, Ray Gelato, Mitch...

Alec Haavik

Tenor and soprano saxophonist Alec Haavik, hailing from the New York City area, is now based in Shanghai, China. His urban, yet personable compositions fuse the multi-textured language of jazz with the raw energy of rock. The result is an...

Alex Budman

Alex Budman is an active musician of 20 years with performing experience on all saxophones, clarinets, flutes, electric and acoustic basses. His versatility has allowed him to perform and record with a wide range of artists including Liza...

Alex Churchill

Alex started playing the tenor saxophone while he was a student at Northcote College. After graduating, he studied Jazz Performance at the New Zealand School of Music, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree with First Class...

Alex Foster

A musical heavyweight, saxophonist Alex Foster has been a part of many of the world’s most influential sounds to date. Best known in recent years for his work as the alto saxophonist in the house band of Saturday Night Live, he has also...

Alex Han

Saxophonist and composer, Alex Han, is widely regarded as the “Young Jazz Lion" of his generation. With performances at well over a dozen internationally recognized Jazz venues, countless musical awards, and a refreshingly original...

Alex Jackson

Studied at the Guilhall School of Music and Drama, London England and at Middlesex University in London. Graduated with BA(Hons)Music(JAZZ). Toured on the Smash Hits Pop Tour, 1997. Been working on cruise ships to pay bills and just moved...

Alex LoRe

Noted by Nate Chinen of the New York Times as a “crisp, young alto saxophonist”, Manhattan-based saxophonist and composer Alex LoRe is quickly making himself known throughout the New York City jazz scene. Originally from Tarpon...

Alex Mathias

“The audience was captivated by the notes of a true master musician" " Cearbhall E. O’Meadhra, Bray Arts Journal, January 2010 Born in 1985, Alex Mathias has come a long way since being taught his first chords on the guitar by...

Alex Walker

Alex started his musical career at age 3 while playing the piano and moved on to saxophone at 15, along the way he “dabbled" in trumpet, clarinet and flute. He realized that he could recognize many personalities from the saxophone,...

Alfonzo Blackwell

Alfonzo Blackwell burst on the contemporary jazz music scene in May 1995 with his debut CD release “Let's Imagine" and made his mark on modern American music. Mr. Blackwell broke out of the box of music categorization. With his debut...

Allana Southerland

Allana Southerland is a native of Jacksonville, Florida and is gifted in the smooth sound of the saxophone. Her style of jazz and new-soul vibe, with her group, Fusion, is synonymous with that of Kirk Whalum, Gerald Albright and Najee....

Allen Eager

Allen Eager (Jan. 10, 1927, New York City - May 13, 2003, Daytona Beach, Florida) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. Eager first played jazz as a teenager during World War II in the bands of Bobby Sherwood, Sonny Dunham, Shorty...

Alon Farber

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Ami Nakazono

Ami Nakazono is one of the most versatile and inventive saxophonists working professionally in the U.S. and Japan today. A relentless explorer of improvisation and compositional form, she is building her fan base and repertoire...

Amy Lee

Jazz saxophonist, composer and arranger Amy Lee has been on the national/ international music scene since 1990. Her newly released solo CD titled USE ME marks her 2nd solo album and is currently being sold exclusively at her website Amy...

Anat Cohavi

Anat Cohavi Born 1979, Israel. Experimentalist, plays with massive amount of control and expression, yet stands and executes her art with a serene intention. Along with participation in various improvised music ensembles, Anat composes and...

Anders Svanoe

Playing all of the saxophones and the occasional clarinet part, Anders got his start in music taking piano lessons, singing in church choirs and playing saxophone and piano in the public school bands. In 1991 Anders graduated from Luther...

Andrea Ventriglia

Andrea Ventriglia, tenor, alto saxofonista e flautista, nato a Capua (ce) il 29 aprile 1953, ha studiato il saxofono con i maestri Franco Florio a Salerno ed Eraclio Sallustio presso il Conservatorio G.B. Martini di Bologna,...

Andrew Beals

Andrew Beals joined legendary jazz organist, “Brother" Jack McDuff and the “Heatin' System" in 1986. Beals became the latest in a long line of Jazz Saxophone greats, including Sonny Stitt, Gene Ammons, Red Holloway, Joe...

Andrew Frankhouse

Andrew Frankhouse picked up the saxophone at age 10, while growing up in the buzzing metropolis of Cedar Rapids, IA. He was fortunate to get his start in an exceptional public school music program, which gave him the opportunity to gain...

Andrew Neff

Andrew Neff: Andrew was born in Lancaster, PA and began playing Saxophone at the age of 10. He graduated from the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music in 2000. While there he studied under the tutelage of Rick Van Matre. He graduated Cum Laude...

Andrew Neu

With a contemporary blend of jazz, R & B and Latin music, saxophonist Andrew Neu brings you a fresh new sound. An active part of the Philadelphia music scene, ANDREW NEU is in constant demand as a reed player, arranger, composer and...

Andrew Rathbun

Toronto-born, New York-based saxophonist and composer ANDREW RATHBUN is at the forefront of a new generation of jazz innovators. His improvisations are at once melodic, gritty and technically stirring. His compositions are lyrical,...

Andy Sheppard

The man who has emerged as one of Britain's foremost tenor and soprano saxophonists was introduced to the music of John Coltrane at the age of 19 and immediately went out and bought his own saxophone. Three weeks later, he was playing with...

Andy Sugg

Andy got started by playing along with the Swing records at home-Glenn Miller classics, Woody Herman's Golden Wedding solo… But this was the late sixties so there was Free Jazz and Fusion in the air. And there was Coltrane. By the early...

Angela Davis

"An instinctively melodic approach" —THE AGE. Based in New York City since January 2010, Angela Davis was born on June 23, 1985 in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. She started playing the saxophone at age nine, performed in her high...

Anibal Rojas

Anibal Rojas is a saxophonist with indigenous roots in a modern world. His is the music of the immigrant, the sound of assimilation and integration, the blending of cultures, classes, and musical traditions. Born in Chile, Rojas emigrated...

Anna Brooks

In 2002, Anna appeared in the Jerwood ‘Rising Stars’ Series at Cheltenham International Jazz Festival and was commissioned to write new pieces which were premiered at the event. She has since played at numerous jazz festivals including...
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