Instrument: Saxophone | AMT Products Used: LS
“This mic is the best. The sound is 100% realistic. I am delighted! “– Gary Keller
Gary Keller is perhaps best known as the professor of saxophone at the University of Miami, where he has been a member of the faculty since 1982. In addition to his teaching he maintains an active performance schedule and he has toured/recorded/performed with a wide diversity of jazz artists and ensembles including Woody Herman, Frank Sinatra, Dave Liebman, Ira Sullivan, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Randy Johnston, Jaco Pastorius, Maria Schnieder, Jim McNeely, Manny Album, Billy Hart, Kenny Werner, Adam Nussbaum, Chico O’Farrill, Kenny Wheeler, Clare Fischer, and the University of Miami Concert Jazz Band. He has also performed/recorded with the Florida Philharmonic, New World Symphony, and the American Jazz Philharmonic.
Gary Keller co-leads a jazz quintet with fellow faculty member Ron Miller, and is the leader of the Miami Saxophone Quartet. He has also published a number of books and articles about saxophone performance and jazz. Keller is a native of Buffalo, NY, a city which has produced a number of highly regarded jazz saxophonists including Grover Washington and Don Menza.
Gary Keller plays Selmer Saxophones and uses custom mouthpieces by Francois Louis and Ralph Morgan.