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Well, I’ve finally finished my Sax in the City series, at long last! A project of six saxy oil paintings that took six months to complete. Phew… They are all oil paintings on stretched 61cm x 91cm canvas, created entirely using a knife, on a common theme of soulful, melodic, freestyle sax players… All in …

Emotional Sax – Wayne Shorter Born in New Jersey in 1933. Wayne is a post bop, hard bop, crossover jazz, 10 time Grammy award winning tenor and soprano saxophonist having a powerfully emotive style. He recorded with Herbie Hancock, Joni Mitchell and performed exquisite solos on Steely Dan’s Aja and Don Henley’s The End of …

Freedom in Sax – Sam Rivers Based in Boston, Sam was born in 1923 and died in 2011 aged 88. A bebop derived ‘inside-out’ free jazz advocate… Here he’s playing Soprano Saxophone and Sam played several instruments in addition. Pure passion! Fine art oil painting on a 61cm x 91cm stretched canvas created entirely using …