Saxophone Day

Presented by The Sax Shop

Saturday August 10, 2024

Schmitt Music Bloomington

Sax Day Camp

The Sax Shop is proud to once again host Saxophone Day at our Bloomington location! Join us all day on August 10th to celebrate the saxophone with clinics, workshops and performances!

The day's schedule is packed with performances from stellar saxophonists, educational sessions, and boundless opportunities to develop your musicianship and network with other saxophonists.

The Sax Squad will be joined on-site by representatives from Eastman, Theo Wanne, D'Addario, JJ Babbitt, Legere and Jody Espina from Jody Jazz to help try out and find the perfect gear.

Don't miss this opportunity for saxophonists of all ages and abilities to celebrate our beloved instrument. RSVP now to ensure your seat is saved!

Saxophone Day is presented in collaboration with Twin Cities Saxophone Camp at the University of Minnesota.

Headlining Artist

Alex Hahn

Alex Hahn is a Grammy Award Winning saxophonist and composer based in Los Angeles, California. Still early in his career, Hahn has had the opportunity to perform with many renowned artists such as Herbie Hancock, Esperanza Spalding, The Grammy Award Winning John Daversa Progressive Big Band, Bob Mintzer, Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band, Peter Erskine, John Beasley, Patrice Rushen, and many others. He also recorded on Michael Bublé’s last three Grammy Nominated studio albums.

Join Alex for a clinic on the Five T's of Saxophone - the five most important concepts that every great saxophone player has in common - and stick around for his concert on our outdoor stage!

Alex Hahn and saxophone

Schedule of Events


Explore the Sax Shop, and an expanded inventory of products from some of our trusted vendors. Randy Jones (of Tenor Madness) and Theo Wanne will be on site to take a look at your setup and provide assessments.


In Concert Hall

Don't miss headliner Alex Hahn's lesson on the 5 most important concepts that every great saxophone player has in common.


In Concert Hall

Finding Your Dream Sound - How to Practice, Develop and Find Your Ultimate Saxophone Sound with Jody Espina of JodyJazz.

We hope you will join us for this fun-filled day of saxophone performances, clinics and camaraderie.
Seating is limited, so be sure to RSVP and ensure your space is saved!

Sponsors

This event is possible thanks to generous support from our vendor sponsors. Thank you!

GOLD LEVEL

Eastman logo
Jody Jazz logo
Theo Wanne logo
EMI logo

SILVER LEVEL

Legere logo
JJ Babbitt logo
D'Addario logo
P. Mauriat

BRONZE LEVEL

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Have a Question?

Questions about saxophones or Saxophone Day? Contact Daryk Narum, Director of Saxophone Sales at 763-566-4560 or by email saxshop@schmittmusic.com


Event Location

Schmitt Music Bloomington
7800 Harmony Drive,
Bloomington, MN 55439

 

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