Pete on Sax - DJ Band
Pete is a Melbourne based Saxophonist (plays all Saxes) who has been performing professionally with various ensembles around Australia & overseas for the last 20 years.
Apart from performing original material at Jazz Clubs such as Bennett’s Lane & Dizzys Jazz Bar, he plays a wide variety of jazz standards & popular music at many weddings, corporate functions, tafe's / University's, clubs / pubs, shopping centre’s (roving acoustic) & product launches.
Styles range from modern jazz, funky acid jazz, swing, bossa nova, ballads, funk & Latin with a splash of flamenco. Pete & his musicians are well presented, stylish & classy, sophisticated & offer a very diverse repertoire. This ranges from tunes made popular by such greats as Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Michael Bublé (who he played with at The Logies!), Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Herbie Hancock, Stan Getz, Antonio Carlos Jobim to more recent jazzy renditions of commercial songs by Stevie Wonder, Phil Collins, Pink Floyd & Nirvana.