Live Music

Here is a selection of top saxophone players that can be heard regularly at venues around the UK:

Andy Sheppard, Dave O'Higgins, Alan Barnes, Simon Spillett, Soweto Kinch, Mornington Lockett, Nigel Hitchcock, Derek Nash

Suggested Listening

I've chosen sax players here with very different playing styles:

Soprano & Tenor - Brandford Marsalis, Jan Garbarek, Andy Sheppard

Alto - Charlie Parker, Paul Desmond, Phil Woods, David Sanborn, Johnny Hodges, Cannonball Adderley

Tenor - Sonny Rollins, John Coltrane, Joe Lovano, Stan Getz, Ben Webster, Lester Young, Michael Brecker, Gerald Albright

Baritone - Gerry Mulligan, Ronnie Cuber, Pepper Adams

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