Freelance saxophonist, composer Gil Del Bosque, based in Austin, TX. Holds a regular performing schedule in Austin as well as across the state of Texas. He has shared with the likes of Boyz II Men, Huey Lewis and the News, Aaron Neville, Chris Potter, Mike Clarke, Debbie Boone and salsa singer Olga Tanon.
In addition to performing, Gil currently teaches a studio of 40 saxophone and clarinet students. He has served as guest artist and clinician at various universities.
Gil just released his debut album, Here with You on August 17, 2017. Recorded in Austin, TX accompanied by Chihuahua guitarist, composer, college professor and ex UNT alum, Armando Nunez Portillo, bassist Eric Ross, and BoDeans drummer, David Sierra. Also featured two of Austin's top trumpet players, Dr. Adrian Ruiz and Dr. Pete Rodriguez. You can get your copy by ordering through CD Baby, or purchasing a digital download on CD baby, iTunes and Amazon.
Gil Del Bosque holds a Bachelors from the University of North Texas, and a Masters from the University of Texas in Austin. He has studied with saxophonist Willie Owens, Don Lefevre, Jim Riggs, Andrew Dahlke, Tom Luer, Bob Shepard, Woody Witt and Harvey Pittel.
1993-1996 TMEA All-State bands Performed with the Texas All-State bands 1996
Named Outstanding Soloist Texas All-State solo and ensemble
Yamaha soprano, alto, and tenor saxophones. Macsax mouthpieces.
Willing to teach
Beginner to advanced
Masters of Jazz studies - University of Texas at Austin
2011 Bachelors in Jazz Studies - University of North Texas 2006
Featured at the University of Northern Alabama “Guest Artist Series” during their woodwind festival holding a recital as well as working with the students on fundamentals of playing the saxophone and jazz improvisation.