Solo Tenor Saxophone for Weddings and Private Events. I'm eager to work with you to make your event a success. I can provide solo saxophone music in a variety of styles of music including jazz, gospel, R &B pop, and more. Let me know what you have in mind for your event!
Currently booking for Winter 2019-2020 Holiday parties and events. Contact me for more details!
Ini Essien Played Soft Beautiful Relaxing Music For My Event..Everyone Loved It..Would Definitely Hire Him Again For My Ip Voming Events..
Ini was awesome! He was very professional and talented! The musics was awesome and we had so many compliments!
Response from Ini Essien:
Thanks Nancy! I had a great time performing for cocktail hour. I'm happy to hear that everyone enjoyed the music. Congrats again to the Bride and Groom!
He did an amazing job! He arrived early to set up; ensuring everything was ready to go when it was his time to play. I would definitely book him again. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Ini was very accommodating to my plans for our anniversary party. He followed up often and was very professional. Did a great job with the music and songs!
Response from Ini Essien:
Thanks! I had a great time and was happy to be a part of your anniversary. Thanks again for having me. Best wishes to both of you!
I have played with Ini for several years and know his work well Excellent player and great chops in many different genres (e.g. swing, be-bop, fusion).
Price Range: $100 and up (Plus Travel Costs if Neccesary)
Gig Length: 30 - 180 minutes
I am from the St. Louis metro area. I have been playing the saxophone for over 15 years. I perform regularly in the St. Louis area and nationwide. I can play accompanied with a backing track or solo saxophone. I can also perform DJ services as well.
I would love to perform at your wedding, dinner party, corporate event, birthday party, banquet, graduation, etc. I am eager to help make your event a success.
Past Booked Events
|August 01, 2021 • 4:30pm - 8:00pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|November 23, 2019 • 8:30pm - 9:30pm||Surprise|
|October 12, 2019 • 5:30pm - 6:30pm||Wedding Reception|
|February 12, 2019 • 12:00pm - 12:45pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|September 22, 2018 • 6:00pm - 8:30pm||Cocktail Party|
I can perform a wide range of songs from different artists and styles of music. I am more than happy to fulfill any special song requests. Listed below is a small selection of artists I perform songs from.
. Earth, Wind, and Fire
. The Beatles
. Grover Washington Jr.
. Stevie Wonder
. Alicia Keys
. Brian McKnight
. Whitney Houston
. Bruno Mars
. Bob Marley
. John Legend
. Michael Jackson
. Jazz Standards
Influences & Inspiration
Some of my saxophone influences include but are not limited to (No particular order):
Grover Washington Jr.
And many more