Tim Price, a Berklee College of Music graduate, is a major American woodwind artist, and a Selmer clinician. He travels worldwide performing with and teaching student and professional jazz ensembles. He also teaches jazz saxophone at the New School University, one of the best jazz schools in the world.
Tim Price's bands feature well-known players like Lew Tabackin, Rachel Z, Allison Miller, and Scott Lee. His North Sea Jazz Festival backup band consisted of Bennie Green on piano, Ray Drummond on bass, and Carl Allen on drums with special guest superstar tenor titan Hans Dulfer. He has played with musicians like Bennie Green, Ray Drummond, George Russell Orchestra, Jon Mayer, Greg Bandy, James Gadson, Butch Morris Conduction Orchestra,Don Patterson, Billy James, Major Holly, Alan Dawson, Bill Doggett, Jack Mc Duff, Cecil Payne, Richie Cole, Ernie Watts, Charlie Watts from the Rolling Stones, Gary Burton, Doc Severinson, Dr. John, Phil Woods, Charlie Mariano, Shirly Scott, Trudy Pitts, Sonny Stitt and Ernie Krivda, Sue Terry, and John LaPorta. He has spent years with the big bands of Tommy Dorsey under both Murray McEachern and later Buddy Morrow, Glenn Miller under Buddy DeFranco, Cab Calloway and Harry James. In addition, he has performed various soul and rock gigs with Aretha Franklin, Billy Paul, The 5th Dimension, Lou Christie, Four Tops, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bob Weir & RATDOG (as a special guest) as and many many others from that idiom. As a clinician Tim has instigated a 'Tribute To Oliver Nelson' in Saint Paul, MN as well as been a favorite as a clinician and artist at the prestigious Cape May Jazz Festival.
Tim Price has also been a feature writer for " Sonic" magazine which is published in Germany. Doing extensive improvisational saxophone workshop articles for this magazine for over 8 years, as well as a 20 year span of journalism with Saxophone Journal which was instigated by his mentor Joe Viola. He was also part of the " Planet Hope" project with long time friend and jazz legend drummer-composer Artt Frank (Chet Bakers life long drummer) along with actress Sharon Stone and her sister Kelly Stone.
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