"Stephen Saxon (trumpet, bass voice, countertenor) released is first solo jazz album, ""Better Than Anything"" (Saxonotes), in 1999. It features Sheldon Brown on saxophones along with pianist Mark Little, bassist Bill Douglass, and Wally Schnalle on drums.
His second solo release, ""How Can I Keep From Singing"" is due out in the third quarter of 2005, and will feature guitarist Mark Sganga, bassist Gerald Watts, Jr., and Chris Wabich on drums and hand percussion.
Stephen arranges music and sings for the a cappella jazz quintet, Clockwork (www.clockworksingers.com). Clockwork's latest release is Tesseract, and you can find either of their albums for sale at the Clockwork web site.
He performs regularly with the San Francisco Klezmer Experience (trumpet and voice), and has performed on three CDs with that band, ""Maximum Freilach"", ""Zing!"", and their latest release, ""Harbst"".
For 8 years, Stephen served as Cantor at Temple Beth Abraham in Oakland. From 1998 through 2004, he served as Cantor for High Holy Day ser".
How to hire Stephen Saxon for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Stephen Saxon.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Stephen Saxon, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Stephen Saxon or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Stephen Saxon's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Stephen Saxon for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Stephen Saxon, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Stephen Saxon. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Stephen Saxon booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Stephen Saxon for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Stephen Saxon booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Stephen Saxon charge for an event. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Stephen Saxon for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Stephen Saxon agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Stephen Saxon, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Stephen Saxon booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Stephen Saxon, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Classical, Classical Style, Male, Age Group-30's-50's, Age Group-60's+