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A dynamic, talented musician who is experienced in playing in a wide range of styles as a soloist or as part of a section. If your recording project requires the added lift of a saxophone solo, an extra layer of sound or that final flourish, Nicholas Webb should be your first port of call.

Nicholas (Nick) Webb has been playing music since a very young age, first picking up an alto saxophone at the age of 9. Almost immediately he was seen as a promising talent in his schools, being picked as the only student musician to play in bands comprised of teachers and professional musicians for various school productions and shows. He later picked up a clarinet a few years later and also received his first tenor sax, which led to the ability to play a wider range of styles and increase his repertoire. He has been a constant member of various Big Bands, Swing Bands, Concert Bands and Orchestras throughout his years playing, as well as performing solo and as a member of smaller groups. In his college years he performed in a Jazz Quartet which played in many venues, including a concert in the Royal College of Music. He also gained experience playing Chamber Music in Wind Trios and Quartets.

Having attained his A Levels he went on to Lancaster University where he immediately stormed the local music scene, performing with a Saxophone Quartet which performed to great acclaim both within the music department and in the wider local community. He also formed and joined a wider range of bands, playing on the local music scene in Ska bands, Funk Bands and Rock Bands which gained great success. A highlight of this period was the group Underwater Gunfight, who's brand of virtuoso, improvised funk-rock pushed him to the forefront of the Lancastrian music scene, leading to gigs in front of large audiences including festival appearances at the Lancaster University Campus Festival and Beach Break Live 2012 along with playing alongside famous acts such as Maximo Park and The Hoosiers at the 2012 Lancaster University Grad Ball.

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• The saxophone player was leaving and he was a truly wonderful musician- 6 June 2015 Jax234 • This year we were spoilt by the presence of a very talented jazz saxophonist called Nick Web- 25 May 2015 senseandsensibility • Nick especially was a very talented Sax player in the evening as well as planning the activities during the day, what a pro, well done Nick.- 6 May 2015 geoff_acook • nick was great at his job and got a lot of people involved in the activities…nick played the sax both were fab- 26 April 2015 Karen P • Nick on the saxophone… very talented- 25 April 2015 Simon W • The two guys performing on piano (Lucas) and on saxophone (Nick) in the piano bar were simply stunning as musicians.- 19 April 2015 Fran C • Really enjoyed the piano bar entertainment with a saxophonist most evenings in the main bar area- 7 April 2015 Saxy25 • A big shout-out to Nick (saxophone and sports) for being both excellent and hilarious.- 5 April 2015 MiladyUk • I would recommend a few evenings listening to the saxophonist… very entertaining.- 31 March 2015 BroadstairsPhild • There is a house sax player (Nick, who also leads the free walking tour), both are very good.- 19 March 2015 57Tule • but brilliant music in the lounge every night with really talented musician, Nick- 4 March 2015 HelenFKTerry • the sax player was good- 13 Feb 2015 Angela D • Live music of high quality 12 Feb 2015 Wilfriedcoppens • Nick was very good hosting karaoke in the piano bar and playing his saxaphone

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Album Some of Me by Nick Webb

Some of Me

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