Saxophonists for hire in Guildford

Hire a saxophonist in Guildford for your wedding, party or event. Whether you want to book a jazz saxophonist to perform sophisticated background music or you're looking for a saxophone player who will get the dance-floor pumping with Ibiza club classics, you've come to the right place. Browse our selection of the 206 best saxophonists local to Guildford right here.

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Hire Kelvin J Parker Saxophonist with Encore
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£250 - £400
SaxophonistAlton

An experienced professional sax, clarinet & flute player with the ability to read the room, giving you the occasion you wished for.

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Hire Steve Turner Saxophonist with Encore
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£400 - £600
SaxophonistWorthing

MADNESS' legendary saxophonist Steve Turner! Performed at Ibiza Rocks, Glastonbury, Coachella, Fuji rock festival, Top of the Pops

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Hire Ann-Marie Atkins Saxophonist with Encore
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£225 - £380
SaxophonistLondon

Tenor & alto saxophonist & vocalist. Performs with bands, solo, DJs, percussionists, and session work. Available for all occasions!

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Hire Nicholas James Saxophonist with Encore
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£300 - £550
SaxophonistLondon

International Saxophonist and DJ as heard live on BBC2 and BBC Radio 3, specializing in pop, Ibiza, jazz and improvising.

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Hire Mac The Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£199 - £300
SaxophonistSutton

Versatile Saxophone Player Playing all Styles Chill/Smooth/Pop/House/Jazz and Classics creating a fabulous musical atmosphere for you all.

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Hire Paulina Klamut Saxophonist with Encore
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£250 - £550
SaxophonistLondon

Professional international saxophonist with a versatile skillset and energetic vibe! From 70s to modern hits. Pop, House, Ibiza, Jazz, Chill

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Hire Matt Pearse Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£350 - £550
SaxophonistRichmond

Matt is a professional, lively and energetic Sax player, with over 7 years of experience he is the perfect add-on to any event!

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Hire Rob Mach Saxophonist with Encore
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£450 - £800
SaxophonistLondon

Unique Sax performer for private and corporate events. Background Sax & high impacting LED and Co2 Sax shows to get the dance floor moving!

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Hire Katy Jungmann Saxophonist with Encore
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£300 - £470
SaxophonistLondon

Katy has been playing saxophone in Jazz, House, Pop, Marching and Cuban groups for many years. Recording at Universal studios & Air Edel.

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Hire Toni - The Sax Dude Saxophonist with Encore
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£187.50 - £350
SaxophonistLondon

The Sax Dude that is going to take your event to the next level.

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Hire JaimeSax Saxophonist with Encore
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£375 - £750
SaxophonistLondon

Sax Artist and DJ Live. As heard on UK TV & Radio. Ibiza-Dance-Jazz-Chill-House-Classical-Rock. 500+ events across the UK & EU

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Hire KYRIsax Saxophonist with Encore
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£437.50 - £687.50
SaxophonistReading

Renowned for his laid-back sax covers of commercial pop songs and his powerful live club shows with international DJs

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Hire Max on Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£650 - £750
SaxophonistLondon

Max is the #1 saxophonist based in London. He has performed with Basement Jaxx and Joey Bada$$.

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Hire Andrew John Saxophonist with Encore
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£220 - £450
SaxophonistLondon

Professional, versatile player with experience performing in a variety of styles at a high level, for all kinds of events.

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Hire Jonty sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£275 - £500
SaxophonistLondon

Award winning Saxophonist, guaranteed to wow your guests !

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Hire Dan Smith Saxophonist with Encore
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£350 - £650
SaxophonistLondon

Dan is an award winning jazz musician currently studying at the Royal Academy of Music, he performs all over the UK.

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Hire Sophie Burke Saxophonist with Encore
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£250 - £475
SaxophonistCaterham

Sophie is a Saxophonist, Vocalist, Piano Vocalist and Musical Director based in London.

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Hire Nacho Stax Saxophonist with Encore
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£325 - £449
SaxophonistLondon

Hi! I played in 200+ events across the UK and EVERYONE always loves it. From pop Hits... jazz... or soul: your guests will never forget.

Recent reviews of our Saxophonists in Guildford

“Mac was absolutely brilliant. Mac made the night and I had some of the best feedback from my customers that they loved the experience. I will continue to use mac for future events. I would highly recommend!!”

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Jack hired Mac The Sax for a Bar / Club / Venue event (available in Guildford)

“Kelvin was the highlight of our night. He has the upmost professionalism, communication and kindness - he truly cares about delivering the best quality night, and catering his songs and skills, to suit you. It is this personable nature that makes Kelvin such an incredible and professional musician. We cannot recommend him highly enough. - Annalia and Amelia”

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Amelia hired Kelvin J Parker for a Private event (available in Guildford)

“Excellent! Was a pleasure to have her play at our wedding!. Thank you ❤️”

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Gaya hired Ann-Marie Atkins for a Wedding (available in Guildford)

FAQs about hiring Saxophonists in Guildford

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What kind of music can a saxophonist play?

The most popular genres that saxophonists play are jazz music, funk, pop, R&B, blues, reggae, ska, and soul/Motown. However, saxophonists can play practically anything, from modern pop to classical music to soulful jazz, making them a popular choice for everything from birthday parties to corporate events.

How long will a saxophonist play for?

A saxophonist will typically perform two to three 45-minute performances. Of course, depending on the scheduling of your event, they can be flexible, but bear in mind that they will need short 10-15 minute rests after their sets to collect their breath! Make sure to ask one of our fantastic saxophonists how they set up their set times; they may be able to personalise it specifically for your needs.

Can a saxophonist take requests?

Yes but check their song list first, as your request might already be on there. Otherwise, notify your saxophonist in advance; if they are unfamiliar with your music, they will need time to prepare. While most saxophonists would learn an additional song for free, keep in mind that some may charge for this additional service (especially if you want them to learn numerous more songs).

How far in advance should I book a saxophonist?

We recommend booking as soon as possible, especially if you have specific songs in mind, but at Encore, we manage last-minute reservations all the time and can easily find a saxophone on short notice.

Hiring a Saxophonist in Guildford

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Popular genres:
Pop, Jazz, Electronic
Average response time:
3 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a Saxophonist in Guildford?

The typical price for a Saxophonist is:
£Budget£240
££Pro£320
£££High-end£400+

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What does a soprano saxophonist mean? 

Soprano saxophonists play the smallest and highest-pitched saxophone, known for its agility and bright sound. Often featured in classical and jazz music settings, some classic songs that feature a soprano saxophone include, “Careless Whisper” by George Michael and “Baker Street” by Gerry Rafferty. 

Take a look at the videos of our soprano sax players for hire to get a feel for their sound.




What does an alto saxophonist mean? 

Alto saxophones are the most common type of saxophone. Known for their warm, lyrical tone, alto saxophones are popular in jazz and pop. Some popular songs that include an alto saxophone include “Stand By Me” by Ben E King and “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars. 

Check our collection of alto sax players for hire, to watch their videos and get a sense of their sound.




What does a tenor saxophonist mean? 

Larger and bolder than the alto, with a rich, expressive sound, the tenor saxophone is most commonly used in jazz, blues, and rock. Popular songs with a tenor saxophone include "Smooth Operator" by Sade and "The Girl from Ipanema" by Stan Getz and Astrud Gilberto. 

To get an idea of the sound of our tenor saxophonists for hire, check out their profiles where you'll find videos of them performing live.




What does baritone saxophonist mean? 

Deepest and lowest-pitched saxophone, the baritone saxophone adds a warm and full bottom end to the sound. Baritone saxophonists usually play in jazz, classical music, and even some contemporary music.


Respect by Aretha Franklin and “Pick Up the Pieces" by Average White Band are two popular songs that include a baritone saxophone.


To hear what our baritone sax players sound like, check out their profiles.




What does bass saxophonist mean? 

Rarest and largest saxophone, with a booming and tuba-like sound, bass saxophonists are mostly found in classical and experimental music.


Some classic bass sax songs include “Mood Indigo" by Duke Ellington and "Tiger Rag" by Original Dixieland Jass Band.

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