Saxophonists for hire in Harrogate

Hire a saxophonist in Harrogate 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 223 best saxophonists local to Harrogate right here.

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Hire Emily on Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£406.25 - £562.50
SaxophonistWakefield

Saxophonist available for Weddings, Parties and Events.

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Hire Deimantė Žigaitė Saxophonist with Encore
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£175 - £310
SaxophonistHuddersfield

Jazz saxophonist aiming to create a warm and memorable atmosphere at your party or event.

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Hire Sarah Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£1250 - £1800
SaxophonistPudsey

The #1 sax player. Shes played over 5000+events. Regularly toots her sparkly sax around the world and clients include Sir Richard Branson!

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Hire Matt - Sax & DJ Saxophonist with Encore
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£312.50 - £562.50
SaxophonistBarnsley

Experience the extraordinary! A dynamic Saxophonist and DJ who'll bring unmatched energy to make your celebration unforgettable!

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Hire Martin Little - Saxophonist Saxophonist with Encore
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£237.50 - £587.50
SaxophonistBradford

Professional saxophonist, based in Bradford, with many years of experience in enhancing weddings, parties, corporate events and more.

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Hire James Curgenven - Saxophone Saxophonist with Encore
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£187.50 - £450
SaxophonistHolmfirth

Hit saxophonist across the north! James will play all the biggest hits from across the decades! Perfect for background music or for a show!

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Hire Jess Taylor Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£187.50 - £450
SaxophonistWest Yorkshire

Professional, friendly and reliable saxophonist available for weddings, parties and events!

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Hire Brent Read Saxophonist with Encore
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From£180
SaxophonistWakefield

Brent is an experienced musician and musical director looking for work across the Yorkshire area

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Hire Ajay Furse Saxophonist with Encore
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£250 - £350
SaxophonistLeeds

Saxophone jazz band can be of any size you require from solo to quintet! Playing a range of music from classic swing to more modern jazz.

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Hire Theodore Saxophonist with Encore
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£160 - £240
SaxophonistLeeds

Multi-Saxophonist and Clarinetist based in York, who enjoys playing other instruments such as Trumpet, Bass Guitar and Flute.

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Hire Slav On Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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£600 - £800
SaxophonistEngland, UK

Saxophone w/ backing music or DJ

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Hire James Burwell Saxophonist with Encore
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£500 - £750
SaxophonistWarwick

One of the most booked Encore Musicians! Professional, friendly and reliable saxophonist available for weddings, parties and events.

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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 Clare Marie - Saxophonist & Pianist Saxophonist with Encore
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£375 - £500
SaxophonistDevon

One of the South West's most in-demand sax players. Professional, friendly, reliable, & available for weddings, hen dos, & special events

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Hire m-SAX Saxophonist with Encore
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£375 - £575
SaxophonistSouth Yorkshire

Encore's MOST BOOKED ARTIST 2023 & FASTEST SELLING ARTIST OF ALL TIME! International Ibiza/pop/Jazz artist (Groove Armada, Judge Jules etc)

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Hire Ryan Sax & Vocals Saxophonist with Encore
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£695 - £895
SaxophonistLiverpool

Unleash the ultimate groove! Ryan, the incredible Sax, Singer & DJ sensation, will make your special day unforgettable. Hire Ryan today!

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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 Alastair Grant Saxophonist with Encore
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From£230
SaxophonistManchester

Create the perfect atmosphere. Experienced professional sax player who plays jazz, soul, pop and Ibiza style dance.

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Recent reviews of our Saxophonists in Harrogate

“Emily was amazing! She was very friendly and professional and communicated well all throughout, even though she had just become a Mummy! Couldnt recommend her enough. The guests at our wedding loved her set. Thank you! X”

6 April 2024
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Amy hired Emily on Sax for a Wedding (available in Harrogate)

“Absolutely incredible! Thank you so so much! ”

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Emily hired Deimantė Žigaitė for a Private event (available in Harrogate)

“We booked Deimantė for our mums surprise 60th! She was amazing! She had great communication beforehand and fit exactly the vibe that we were going for! Absolutely brilliant, everyone loved her music! Thanks so much Deimantė :) highly highly recommend!”

9 December 2023
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Jess hired Deimantė Žigaitė for a Private event (available in Harrogate)

FAQs about hiring Saxophonists in Harrogate

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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 Harrogate

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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 Harrogate?

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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