stephen angus
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ABOUT

Classically trained (yeah, i know, but it's true). Music perf. major. Played in numerous big bands in and out of school; concert and symphonic bands in school, solo'd in front of thousands. Played, recorded and toured in a rock 'n roll band for 4+ yrs in the '80's). Into all forms these days - except perhaps contemporary country pop. I read. And I play by ear. Currently performing with The Flatirons Jazz Orchestra (lead alto/president; full jazz orchestra w/vocalist), William and the Romantics (lead tenor sax), The Tim Hill Combo (acoustic rock), and Gora Gora Orkestar (balkan/2nd line/alt country brass band).

Screen name:
stephen angus
Member since:
May 20 2008
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Dex, Teal, Getz, Adderly, Pepper(s), Stravinsky, Coleman(s), Trane - all the greats; dogs, cats, birds, water, wind, whoever i'm playing with.

Instrument experience:

Other Percussion:
Expert
Saxophone:
Expert
Vocalist - Baritone:
Moderate
Flute:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

My sweet, sweet vintage saxes: '45 King Zephyr Baritone; Selmer Mark VI Tenor ('57 dukoff stainless proto-type mouthpiece); '65 Buffet Super-Dynaction Alto; '24 Buescher TT Soprano. Scads of gear, effects, mics, p.a., percussion, flutes, whistles, etc.

MUSIC

CALENDAR

Past Events

Warming up for Moksha at Shine, Boulder

My afrobeat band, the Afronauts will be performing at the lazy dog saloon in boulder.