Bob Reynolds Saxophone Masterclass, 16th October 2022

Hallé at St Michaels, 36-38 George Leigh Street, Ancoats, Manchester, M4 5DG

 

Bob Reynolds Masterclass

On 16th October 2022 – AB Workshops hosts a saxophone masterclass with jazz saxophonist Bob Reynolds.

Los Angeles-based saxophonist Bob Reynolds is a Grammy-winning member of the instrumental group Snarky Puppy, an award-winning composer, and a prolific recording artist with 10 top-selling solo albums to his credit.

Widely known for his work with both Snarky and John Mayer, he’s been a featured soloist with Grammy-winning instrumentalists like Larry Carlton, Chris Botti, and Jeff Lorber and worked with a host of pop artists including Michael Bublé, Idina Menzel, Josh Groban, The 1975, and USHER.

A pioneer in online education, Bob has coached thousands of musicians since 2010 through his innovative Virtual Studio, and more than 76,000 people subscribe to Bob’s YouTube channel where he shares behind-the-scenes videos of what it’s like balancing his music career with raising a family.

Bob Reynolds Saxophone Mastclass

A self-assured saxophonist and an unassuming yet effective composer…
NEW YORK TIMES

…Reynolds flexes an assured hand with melding hip-swiveling jazz and funk as a bandleader.
LA TIMES

“Bob is one hell of a saxophonist! His sound is rich and his execution is effortless.”
Michael Brecker, Grammy-winning saxophonist

Bob will be covering such topics as:

  • His approach to improvising

  • Practice methods including the 7T Practice Pyramid

  • Developing/maintaining a career as a jazz musician

  • How does a front line player interact with a rhythm section

  • Q & A session

The weekend is set in the beautiful setting of the Hallé at St Michaels, a fantastic venue. We welcome Lucy from D’Addario who will bring a selection of mouthpieces and accessories for participants to try out over the weekend.

The cost of the masterclass including tea, fresh filtered coffee and cold refreshments is £50. Questions? Then send them to us via our contact form and we’ll be happy to help!

For directions on where Hallé at St Michaels is located, click here.

Bob will also be performing at Band on the Wall in Manchester on 13th October, to book tickets and get more info click here. If you book for the masterclass we will provide you with a 20% discount code for the gig.

Participant requirements:

As this is a masterclass, personal playing is not involved. Therefore any level of musician is welcomed. Bob’s laid back style and wealth of knowledge is a must for anyone in music wishing to learn more.
Notebooks and pens!
Food is not supplied, but there are several places nearby. Tea/Coffee/Biscuits provided.
The price for this amazing masterclass is only £50.
Times for the workshop are as follows:

Session one: 10am
Break: 11am
Session two: 11.30am
Break: 12.30pm
Session three: 1pm – 2.30pm

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D'Addario Woodwinds
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