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I have 13 years of experience with Professional Saxophonist skills in Niceville, FL. I also have 13 years of experience with Music Teacher: Clarinet, Saxophone and Jazz Improv skills.
My education and credentials include Qualifications: B.A. Music Performance on Saxophone from the University of West Florida; studied Jazz Improvisation at the Georgia State University. In addition to teaching private lessons for the last 12 years, Rodney has also instructed students in saxophone, clarinet and jazz improvisation at the West Florida School of Music, Spivey School of Music, and Washington High School. Background: Rodney began studying music at the age of 11 when introduced to the saxophone during middle school band. Since then, he has avidly studied a wide variety of instruments and music theories. Although well-versed in classical theory, it is jazz that he truly loves to perform and study. In particular, he enjoys pushing the boundaries of contemporary jazz. He has performed before thousands in the southeast region, and tries to inspire others to learn and reach their fullest musical potential. Rodney also performs at various events including weddings, private parties, restaurants, and clubs. Accomplishments: Rodney records group and solo performances in numerous bands. He has played with several local musicians and bands including Desert Jinn, Favor, Reed Waddle, Chief Soul Kitchen, Lawrence Young, Chris Gardner, Jordache Grant, and Ed Lanier. At UWF, Rodney coordinated the Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet. At Georgia State, Rodney was lead alto in the Wind Ensemble and also ran a Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet..

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Professional Saxophonist Niceville, FL
Music Teacher: Clarinet, Saxophone and Jazz Improv Niceville, FL
My Skills

Professional Saxophonist

Category: Music
Description
I am a saxophonist that is looking for gigs. I have played with several local musicians and bands including Desert Jinn, Favor, Reed Waddle, Chief Soul Kitchen, Lawrence Young, Chris Gardner, Jordache Grant, and Ed Lanier. At UWF, Rodney coordinated the Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet. At Georgia State, Rodney was lead alto in the Wind Ensemble and also ran a Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet.

I am able to Read and Play by ear. Having said that I am game for all kinds of gigs.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Qualifications: B.A. Music Performance on Saxophone from the University of West Florida; studied Jazz Improvisation at the Georgia State University. In addition to teaching private lessons for the last 12 years, Rodney has also instructed students in saxophone, clarinet and jazz improvisation at the West Florida School of Music, Spivey School of Music, and Washington High School. Background: Rodney began studying music at the age of 11 when introduced to the saxophone during middle school band. Since then, he has avidly studied a wide variety of instruments and music theories. Although well-versed in classical theory, it is jazz that he truly loves to perform and study. In particular, he enjoys pushing the boundaries of contemporary jazz. He has performed before thousands in the southeast region, and tries to inspire others to learn and reach their fullest musical potential. Rodney also performs at various events including weddings, private parties, restaurants, and clubs. Accomplishments: Rodney records group and solo performances in numerous bands. He has played with several local musicians and bands including Desert Jinn, Favor, Reed Waddle, Chief Soul Kitchen, Lawrence Young, Chris Gardner, Jordache Grant, and Ed Lanier. At UWF, Rodney coordinated the Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet. At Georgia State, Rodney was lead alto in the Wind Ensemble and also ran a Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet.
Years Experience: 13

Music Teacher: Clarinet, Saxophone and Jazz Improv

Category: Education
Description
I teach Beginning Clarinet, All Levels of Saxophone and Jazz Improvisation.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Qualifications: B.A. Music Performance on Saxophone from the University of West Florida; studied Jazz Improvisation at the Georgia State University. In addition to teaching private lessons for the last 12 years, Rodney has also instructed students in saxophone, clarinet and jazz improvisation at the West Florida School of Music, Spivey School of Music, and Washington High School. Background: Rodney began studying music at the age of 11 when introduced to the saxophone during middle school band. Since then, he has avidly studied a wide variety of instruments and music theories. Although well-versed in classical theory, it is jazz that he truly loves to perform and study. In particular, he enjoys pushing the boundaries of contemporary jazz. He has performed before thousands in the southeast region, and tries to inspire others to learn and reach their fullest musical potential. Rodney also performs at various events including weddings, private parties, restaurants, and clubs. Accomplishments: Rodney records group and solo performances in numerous bands. He has played with several local musicians and bands including Desert Jinn, Favor, Reed Waddle, Chief Soul Kitchen, Lawrence Young, Chris Gardner, Jordache Grant, and Ed Lanier. At UWF, Rodney coordinated the Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet. At Georgia State, Rodney was lead alto in the Wind Ensemble and also ran a Jazz Combo and Saxophone Quartet.
Years Experience: 13