John is a Saxophonist, Pianist, Clarinetist, Flautist, composer, arranger and educator. John graduated from New School University in Manhattan with a BFA in Musical Performance and a BA in History. At New School, John studied with some of NYC’s most renowned jazz musicians including, Reggie Workman, Jane Ira Bloom, Jim Snidero, Tim Price and Walt Weiskopf. An extremely sought after performer, John has experience with a wide array of genres such as Jazz, Blues, Rock, Reggae, Salsa, Merengue, Samba, Choro and Afrobeat. His talent has taken him to tour the United States and Europe and share the stage with such greats as the Heath Brothers, Bobby Sanabria, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Vernon Reid, Rachel Z, and Popa Chubby, just to name a few. John always welcomes the prospect to share his love for music with his students.