SYDNEY

Price - ONLY $270.00
23th-25th January 2019
THIS YEARS EVENT IS LIMITED TO 22 STUDENTS.

The Saxophone Academy Sydney present their 9th Annual Summer School.
JAZZ EDITION!!
 
This year we offer a unique experience with composer, educator and Jazz saxophonist Lachlan Davidson as our guest tutor. Lachlan Davidson is not only an accomplished jazz composer and performer in Melbourne but also runs the Classical Saxophone department at Monash University.

During the three days students will have the opportunity to play in ensembles as well as work on repertoire, technique and jazz style from our amazing guest.
Applications are limited and will fill fast, don't miss this fantastic opportunity.

 

An accomplished doubler on flute, clarinet and oboe, Lachlan works as a freelance musician in Melbourne in a variety of settings. He has featured with Stevie Wonder and John Farnham, played with Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, and Maria Schneider and appeared on many CDs and on the soundtracks of many films. He featured on the film Peaches on solo clarinet, the score by David Hirschfelder.

Recently he has been writing and playing for the TV shows Dancing with the Stars and It Takes Two. He leads his own jazz quartet, “unLokked” which released a CD A Hot Night in Burwood in May 2000. Another album is in production. He has composed and arranged the score to a new musical version of The Getting of Wisdom. He has appeared as a soloist three times with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and plays lead alto with the Australian Art Orchestra and the Daryl Mckenzie Jazz Orchestra and Soprano sax with the Melbourne saxophone quartet.

He is also a published composer of solo saxophone, saxophone quartet and bigband works and writes songs too. 

Lachlan teaches classical Saxophone and composition at Monash University and runs The Monash University Saxophone bigband (Saxband)

This year's venue

Saxophone Academy Sydney Mosman Studios.

20 Hordern Lane, Mosman

NSW 2088