Max Wagner – alto sax, vocals
Jeff Jenkins – piano
Ken Walker – bass
Todd Reid – drums
Saxophonist / Vocalist / Composer / Lyricist …that cat can scat!
Saxophonist and vocalist Max Wagner has long been delighting Jazz audiences with his exceptional artistry. He is well known for his vibrantly lyrical saxophone playing, signature scat singing, and seamless command of many Jazz styles, as well as his great warmth and humor. His latest release, “Gratitude”, on the Appaloosa Jazz Records label, features four strong original compositions and two world class rhythm sections. “Gratitude” has been enthusiastically received by Jazz radio stations across the country, and was KUVO’s “Jazz Album of the Month” upon it’s release. Max has worked with many of the great Jazz Artists of our time and some of the legends of the music, including: Dakota Staton, Conte Candoli, Don Braden, Javon Jackson, Angela Hagenbach, Fred Wesley, Lew Tabackin, Red Holloway, Nick Brignola, Pat Bianchi, John Fedchock, Pete Christlieb, René Marie, Eric Gunnison, Ken Walker, Lou Donaldson, Frank Tiberi, Bud Shank, Greg Abate… and the list goes on.