I am a saxophone hobbyist. I've played sax since I was 12. The artists I like to listen to are: Sammy Figueroa, Jaared, Najee, Walter Beasley, Kim Waters, Poncho Sanchez, Peter White, Chuck Loeb, Shaun Labelle, Brian Bromberg, Gerald Veasley, Drew Davidsen, Dexter Gordon, Bobby Hutcherson, Pieces of a Dream, Jason Miles, Jay Soto, Patrick Lamb, Khari Cabral, Paul Hardcastle, Greg Adams, Sonny Rollins, Sonny Clark, Thelonius Monk, John Coltrane, Charles Earland, Buddy Collette and Herbie Mann, Charles Lloyd, Nelson Rangell, Ken Peplowski, Joe Sample, Charlie Parker, Louis Armstrong, Wes Montgomery, Horace Silver and his band, Stanley "The Man" Turrentine, Ernie Watts, Kenny Garrett, Brian Lynch,** *****Grover Washington Jr, Herbie Hancock, Michael Lington, Boney James, Chris Geith, Philip Martin, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Pat Metheny, Spyro Gyra, The Rippingtons, Marc Russo, The Yellowjackets, Pat Metheny Group, David Boswell, Nils, Lee Ritenour, Eric Marienthal, Steve Cole, Richard Elliot, David Benoit, Torcuato Mariano, Euge Groove, Paul Taylor, Chris Standring, Doug Markley, Incognito, Jeff Lorber/ Jeff Lorber Fusion, Urban Knights, Under the Lake (Band), Patrick Yandall, Udi Levy, Rick Braun, Chieli Minucci and Special EFX, 3rd Force, Fourplay, Bossa Nova Nouveau, Chris Botti, Gabriel Mark Hasselbach, Bob James, Paul Brown, Paul Jackson Jr., Norman Brown, Nick Colionne, Al Jarreau, Brian Culbertson, Dave Koz,*Marvin Gaye, Earth Wind and Fire, Chic, Michael Jackson, Donna Summer, Donell Jones, The O-Jays, Stevie Wonder and The Sugarhill Gang, Donny Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, Bob Berg...
New York City
Saxophone, jazz, flight simulation
High School Student
Selmer AS500 W/ a slightly tweaked Meyer 7M Mouthpiece and Rico Royal 3 Reeds.
too cool for one...........
My setup: Selmer USA AS500 Alto Saxophone with Rico Royal Reeds on a Meyer USA 7M medium chamber mouthpiece with regular ligature.