Instrument: Saxophone | AMT Products Used: LSW – Sennheiser/LS Studio/LS/LSW – Shure/TA2
“Will is using the AMT LSW & Wi5C” – Will Holton
Will Holton has recorded 2 cds with the international choir “The New Beginnings Chorale Ensemble”, he also graciously performed for the American Cancer Society and for the auspicious sororities Alpha Kappa Alpha and Zeta Phi Beta. Cementing his reputation of being a smooth savvy musician, he made a decision to crossover to jazz by working with for such notables as longtime friend “2x Grammy Nominee & Pioneer of Smooth Jazz” -Najee, “American Idol Winner ”- Ruben Studdard, “Grammy Award Winning Singer”- India Arie and formerly with Incognito-Maysa Leak.
Additionally, Will has also played with “guitar virtuoso”- Stanley Jordan, Keyshia Cole, Carl Thomas, “Hands of Soul” – Joseph Wooten, Ryan Leslie, Dwele, and as of latest “Jazz Legend” Roy Ayers just to name a few. He also toured with “The Universoul Circus” in 2004. One of the momentous occasions for Will was being awarded the Buffalo Music Award as New Original 1st year artist. Will Holton, one of the newest saxophonists on the jazz scene has forged his place in the music world with his debut cd titled “Always”.
So, what should the public expect? Holton has just made his international writer and publisher debut as he has written the song “Love You A Lifetime” for 2x Grammy Nominee NAJEE on his new album “Mind Over Matter” from Heads Up- which also features “Eric Benet and Jeff Lorber”. Holton will co-produce NAJEE’s “1st LIVE CD”.
Being released in winter 2010 will be his sophomore album entitled “Face to Face”featuring “Neo-Soul King” jazz vibraphonist Roy Ayers.
Well, all we need to do is keep an ear out for the man with a sax in one hand and the world in his other.