Yamaha workshop artist revealed
Graeme Blevins is the guest Yamaha artist in John Packer's Autumn workshop.
Passionate saxophonists are invited to a unique saxophone event hosted by Yamaha at John Packer Musical Instruments in our Wellington showroom on Saturday 28 September 2019.
Join Graeme Blevins, a leading saxophone professional for an all-day event dedicated to all things sax and jazz. The day will include demonstrations and workshops. Participation is not obligatory, but we guarantee you will want to join in, or sample the Yamaha products on display!
Graeme Blevins is a saxophonist, composer and producer born in Western Australia. He studied at the West Australian Conservatorium of music, focusing on both jazz and classical disciplines. He was awarded the Wylie Scholarship for "Most Outstanding Graduate" and has recently become a Yamaha artist.
Graeme has worked with Guy Barker, Mark Turner, Bobby Watson, BBC Big Band, Ronnie Scott’s All-Stars, and the Kyle Eastwood band. He has also done session work and toured internationally with Phil Collins, Robbie Williams, Kylie Minogue and many others. In addition to this he has produced two albums, with the Delta Sax Quartet and his debut album Monochrome was released to critical acclaim in 2012.
Welcoming Graeme to John Packer Musical Instruments this Autumn is quite a coup, and we’re inviting passionate saxophonists of all ages to come to this special day.
Register your interest today. Call 01823 282386 or email [email protected]
You can hear more from his debut album here: