Jazz/Classical/Pop/Rock saxophone player from NJ. Traditional or modern, I can offer the sound you’re looking for. I am available for session work individually or I can arrange for a small jazz group for cocktail music or a big band for a touch of class.
For larger parties and corporate functions, I highly recommend booking my band Street Hassle, a party band with a powerful horn section. Find out more at (link hidden).
I am also a member of Peter and the Wolf Gang, a fantastic traditional Oktoberfest band, for all of your beer hall needs.
Please specify in your inquiry which type of service you are looking for.
Price Range: Dependent upon service, starting at $500
Gig Length: 15 - 240 minutes
Tom Wise is an accomplished saxophone player based in North Jersey. After receiving music degrees from University of Connecticut and SUNY Purchase, he has been in demand for groups representing all sorts of musical styles, including rock groups, jazz bands, concert bands, polka groups, klezmer ensembles, and wedding bands. Beyond playing his sax, Tom is an elementary and middle school chorus and band teacher.
Small jazz group - selections from the Great American Songbook and other standards
Large jazz group - range from traditional dance band songs of the 1930’s through more modern big band arrangements
Party band - wide array of hits including classic rock, pop, top 40, country, and funk. See street (link hidden) for more.
Oktoberfest band - classic German tunes for 5-piece polka ensemble. Leiderhosen included!