Sonny Rollins

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About Sonny Rollins

Grammy Award-winning performer, composer of many well-known jazz standards like “St. Thomas” and “Doxy.” He is considered a jazz great.

Early life

He played in a jazz band in high school and worked on his first recordings in 1949, going on to collaborate with Miles Davis and other famed musicians.

Trivia

His 1956 album Saxophone Colossus was critically acclaimed.

Family of Sonny Rollins

His wife Lucile passed away in 2004.

Close associates of Sonny Rollins

He collaborated with Max Roach on many projects over the years.

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Kenny G

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About Kenny G

Best-selling jazz saxophone player who has been recognized as one of the most commercially successful instrumental musicians of all time. He has his own line of self-titled saxophones.

Early life

He went from elementary school to college all in his hometown of Seattle.

Trivia

He has sold more than 75 million albums globally.

Family of Kenny G

He married Janice Deleon on June 15, 1980; after their divorce, he remarried Lyndie Benson on April 5, 1992. He has two children. 

Close associates of Kenny G

He’s collaborated with the likes of Michael Bolton and Smokey Robinson.

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Steve Norman

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About Steve Norman

Multi-instrumentalist for Spandau Ballet who helped found the production group called Cloudfish.

Early life

He started off as a guitarist with Gary Kemp, but moved on to Spandau Ballet and toured as a saxophonist with them.

Trivia

He has performed at house music festivals through the United Kingdom.

Family of Steve Norman

He was born in London, England.

Close associates of Steve Norman

He has done live collaborations with Frankie Knuckles.

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James Briggs

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About James Briggs

Keyboardist and saxophonist for the rock ska band The Aquabats. He also appeared on the television series The Aquabats! Super Show! from 2012 to 2014.

Early life

He joined The Aquabats at the age of 19 in 1997 under the stage name Jimmy the Robot.

Trivia

He played saxophone on the RX Bandits album Those Damn Bandits.

Family of James Briggs

His real name is Randall James Briggs, Jr. He grew up in Redlands, California.

Close associates of James Briggs

His stage persona, Jimmy the Robot, is an allusion to the character Hymie the Robot on the show Get Smart, which featured Barbara Feldon.

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Leroi Moore

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About Leroi Moore

Founding member of Dave Matthews Band who not only played saxophone for the group, but also wrote songs like ‘Stay (Wasting Time).’

Early life

He attended James Madison University for saxophone and went on to perform with local jazz musicians before helping start Dave Matthews Band.

Trivia

He was a multi-instrumentalist who played bass, baritone, tenor, alto, and soprano saxophones; the flute, bass clarinet, the wooden penny whistle, and the oboe.

Family of Leroi Moore

He was to be married to his friend and fiancée Lisa Beane in November 2008 but passed away from pneumonia three months prior.

Close associates of Leroi Moore

Many musicians created some form of tribute for Moore when he passed away, including Kenny Chesney.

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Leo Pellegrino

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About Leo Pellegrino

Saxophonist who has become famous for his dance moves and attention-grabbing dress style in addition to his playing. He is widely known for performing with the band Too Many Zooz, who have gone viral multiple times with performances in the subways of New York City. He later joined Lucky Chops.

Early life

He attended the Manhattan School of Music, where he was a member of the Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra.

Trivia

He was featured on Beyoncé’s album Lemonade (2016) and performed with the superstar at the 2016 Country Music Association Awards.

Family of Leo Pellegrino

He has an older brother.

Close associates of Leo Pellegrino

He guested with Metropole Orkest for a 2017 concert of the works of Charles Mingus.

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