SEEKINGBand to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Trombone, DJ, Clarinet.
Play Soprano, Alto and Tenor saxophones. Has a B.A in Jazz Studies. Read music and I play by ear in church. Middle and High school band director. Enjoy playing classical as well as traditional jazz, funk, R&B, smooth jazz, and Gospel/Christian Music. Arrange music for horns as well as write full band music. Extremely flexible when it comes to arranging/playing any style of music!
- Screen name:
- Member since:
- Jun 04 2017
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Very Committed
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- More than 3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 4-5 nights a week
- Most available:
Kirk Whalum! Bob Reynolds, Mike Burton, Mike Philipps, Larry Panella, and many more.
Charlie Parker, Sonny Stitt, Cannonball Adderley, John Coltrane, Dexter Gordan, Lester Young, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonius Monk, Bill Evans, Horace Silver, Herbie Hancock and the list can keep going and going!
A few classical saxophonist: Marcel Mule, Ottis Murphy, Sigurd Rascher, Eugene Rousseau, Lawrence Gwozdz...etc
Just a few bands and artists are, Snarky Puppy, Funky Knuckles, Lettuce, Lincoln Center Jazz Band, Brass bands, Cory Henry, Erica Badu, Jill Scott, Gretchen Parlato, Esperanza Spalding....etc
Cannonball Big Bell Series Soprano, Alto, and Tenor Saxophones.
Mic and speaker setup for solo performances.
Jazz: Meyer mouthpiece. Reeds: 3 Vandoren ZZ's. Rovner versa Ligature
Classical: Rascher mouthpiece. Reeds: 3 1/2 Vandoren. Rovner Ligature