New Orleans Musician – Saxophonist and Copywriter
Download Tracks from Bluish Hue!
Bluish Hue is my debut instrumental album, recorded with
Andrew Heglund and Hans Halt.
It pays homage to the classic Sonny Rollins and Joe Henderson saxophone trio albums.
Play this FREE, original track, or purchase more!
Featured : Track 6 - O Passaro Azul
As a versatile saxophonist and woodwind doubler in New Orleans, he performs at Musical Legends Park with Steve Rohbock and Fred Stahley (formerly of Dr. John’s ensemble), RF’s with Orphaned in Storyville, the Drinkery with Shan Kenner and James Singleton, along with his own trio and Duo Brasileiro. He is also part of the band Sabertooth Swing, which has recently released it’s first album, Extinct Possibilities.
As an international artist, Alex has performed on saxophone at the 2019 Pueblos Blancos festival in Andalucia, Spain and at the Mirajazz club in Porto, Portugal.
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Also feel free to contribute to my virtual tip jar! Traditionally in New Orleans, we have a tip jar in front of the band for music lovers to make a drop in the bucket. The funds help me hire musicians and recording engineers to continue producing albums and educational materials for my fans!
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