Bobby Selvaggio is one of the leading voices on alto saxophone in Jazz scene today. In the words of Kenny Werner - "...Bobby is among the best of players out there..." and Joe Lovano - "?Bobby is one of the few young saxophonists on the scene today that captures you with his strong presence, focus, and sound?". Bobby plays alto and soprano sax, alto clarinet, flute, is a bandleader of multiple projects, composer and arranger, Jazz clinician, and Director of Jazz Studies at Kent State University. After living in New York City for 4 years, appearing all over the city including gigs at the Village Vanguard and Birdland, and receiving a Masters in Jazz Performance from the Manhattan School of Music, Bobby moved back to Cleveland with his family and has recorded 7 CD's, booked gigs and tours with his various bands internationally, is continually creating new musical projects, and has written a book on Jazz Improvisation. Bobby is an artist for Conn-Selmer saxophones. Besides his busy music schedule, Bobby enjoys spending time with his wife Chelsea, son Julian, and cat Maisy.
For more information about Bobby Selvaggio, please visit: http://www.bobbyselvaggio.com/.