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My resume as a player includes . . .
Co-Leader, Key West Jazz Quartet (since 1996): KWJQ is a traditional jazz quartet that gigs 20-30 times per year playing festivals, weddings, corporate events, and private parties. Check out our FAQ page at ://.manyhatscreative/KWJQ_FAQ3.pdf.
Founder, Saxophonia Sax Quartet: .saxophoniaquartet
Lead Tenor, Jazzhaus Big Band (member since 1991: ://./jazzhausbigband
Lead Tenor, KU 1:30 Jazz Workshop (a long time ago ;~})
KU Marching Jayhawks, Basketball Band, Concert Band
Full-time touring musician (rock & R&B group, 1977-78)
Many miscellaneous gigs in chamber groups, pit orchestras, small worship ensembles, and other groups
- Screen name:
- Member since:
- May 31 2011
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- More than 3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 4-5 nights a week
I like to think I have my own sound, but people at different times tell me I play/sound like Stan Getz, a little like 'Trane, Eric Alexander, Dexter Gordon . . . Get a tone like Paul Desmond on Alto (but don't play nearly that "cleanly"). As far as "influences," I listen to everyone, living and dead ;~}.
- Background Singer:
Nice, mid-80's Yamaha professional Soprano
New (2010) International Woodwinds pro Alto
Selmer Reference '54 tenor
Old King Bari (actually belongs to someone else)
Intermediate/doubler's Allora clarinet
PA/Sound/Mics, stands, etc.
Time After Time
Time After Time Year: 2011 Album: They Say It's Wonderful Genre: Jazz
Little Sunflower Year: 2011 Album: They Say It's Wonderful Genre: Funk
With Key West Jazz
Dreamers Year: 2010 Album: Saxophonia Genre: Other
Pastrami on Rye (from Miniature Jazz Suite #1 by Lennie Niehaus)
Pastrami on Rye (from Miniature Jazz Suite #1 by Lennie Niehaus) Year: 2010 Album: Saxophonia Genre: Jazz