Did you know the fingering for producing notes on the Saxophone is similar to the Clarinet?
The black sheep of the instrument family, learn to play the saxophone – revel in the warm jazzy notes, or try a classical twist.
Our Saxophone Teachers
Jason is a professional woodwind player, accomplished composer and educator who brings a wealth of experience and helps students to reach their full potential. He has been at the forefront of the music industry for the last three decades, touring the world with the historical elite.
HIS PLAYING CREDITS INCLUDE - Frank Sinatra, Shirley Bassey, James Taylor, Gloria Estefan, Cher, Cat Stevens,The Troggs, 1927, Matt Finish, and The Masters Apprentices. Most recently he has been working with Angry Anderson (Rose Tattoo), Steve Kilbey (The Church), Ian Moss (Cold Chisel), Craig Calhoun (Temptations), as well as many local acts.
AS AN EDUCATOR - The Australian Institute of Music, Australian International Conservatorium of Music, Capilano University (Vancouver), University of Western Sydney,Southern Institute of Technology (NZ), Edinburgh University (Scotland), Mitchell Conservatorium.
Jason Thornton is primarily a saxophonist but plays the following;
Sopranino Sax, Soprano Sax, Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Baritone Sax, Eb Clarinet, Bb Clarinet, Alto Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Piccolo Flute, C Flute, Alto Flute, EWI, Piano, Bass and Guitar.
- BMus (Hons.) | DipEd | MMus | PhD