Saxophonists available to hire in Inverness

Hire a saxophonist in Inverness 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 21 best saxophonists local to Inverness right here. All are available in Inverness.

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Hire Gordon Bowie  Saxophonist with Encore
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£200 - £300
SaxophonistMotherwell

Ibiza Sax! Classic Ibiza/ House dance music in the style of ‘Lovely Laura’.

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Hire Lewis Ip Saxophonist with Encore
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£180 - £350
SaxophonistGlasgow

I have been busking in Glasgow with my saxophone for over 5 years, and I have played at 30+ events, including in the Grand Central Hotel.

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Hire Tom B Sax - Man With The Red Suit Saxophonist with Encore
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£312.50 - £500
SaxophonistGlasgow

Scottish professional saxophonist with over 20 years experience playing rock, pop, soul, Ibiza Dance and jazz for all events and parties!

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Hire Ivan Varchenko Saxophonist with Encore
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£312.50 - £562.50
SaxophonistGlasgow

Saxophone, Piano, Original music - don’t hesitate to enquire.

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Hire Martino the Sax Man Saxophonist with Encore
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£231.25 - £450
SaxophonistGlasgow

Excellent, versatile pro sax player; Ibiza House music style, pop rock & jazz, 20+ years professional. Graduate of Royal Conservatoire.

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Hire Ross Henderson Saxophonist with Encore
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£160 - £400
SaxophonistGlasgow

Highly experienced saxophonist proficient in Jazz, Easy Listening and Ibiza Party styles available for your event

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Hire Tom Oliver Saxophonist with Encore
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£600 - £900
SaxophonistUnited Kingdom

Internationally acclaimed saxophonist, Tom Oliver; versatile, accommodating, and specialising in immersive Ibiza-style performances.

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Hire Andrew Taylor Saxophonist with Encore
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From£180
SaxophonistMorpeth

Very experienced wedding musician that has performed at over 500 weddings in the North East over the past 15 years.

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Hire Denis Patrickson Saxophonist with Encore
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£175 - £350
SaxophonistGlasgow

saxophone, Bringing the ultimate groove to your event, With over 300 performances, PartyPerfection, we guarantee

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Hire Rich Gordon - Saxophonist Saxophonist with Encore
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£312.50 - £562.50
SaxophonistCupar

All styles saxophonist based in Scotland, for all occasions across the UK.

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Hire Josh Landsburgh Saxophonist with Encore
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SaxophonistDundee

Musician. Writer. Leader.

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Hire Robbie Corner Saxophonist with Encore
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£312.50 - £562.50
SaxophonistRipon

I am a Sax player with over 40 year’s experience. I’m available for Weddings, Parties and all Live Music Events.

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Hire Trevor Sax Saxophonist with Encore
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SaxophonistNewcastle upon Tyne

Live Saxophone Music in the North East for weddings, receptions, parties, events, and more!

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Hire Rich Gordon Saxophonist with Encore
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£160 - £220
SaxophonistDundee

Rich is a multi-instrumental musician based in Fife, playing Highland Bagpipes and Scottish Smallpipes, guitar and alto/tenor saxophone.

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Hire Jan Clark Saxophonist with Encore
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From£200
SaxophonistTranent

I am a freelance musician - pianist, singer, saxophonist - available for weddings and functions across Central Scotland and the Borders.

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Hire The Saxophone Lounge Saxophonist with Encore
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SaxophonistNewry

From sultry jazz to upbeat hits, experience a sax sensation that elevates any event into an unforgettable ambience 🎷

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Hire Stewart Rose Saxophonist with Encore
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£250 - £400
SaxophonistGlasgow

Stewart Rose is a superb solo multi instrumental entertainer featuring Tenor Sax, Alto Sax, Concert Flute. Also Electric Piano with Vocals.

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Hire Nick Webb Saxophonist with Encore
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£250 - £350
SaxophonistEdinburgh

Vibrant and energetic solo sax player perfect to get the party going. Pop/Ibiza vibes to jazz and soul background music.

Latest reviews of our Saxophonists in Inverness

Rich Gordon - Saxophonist
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"Unfortunately Rich was unable to make it due to personal circumstances, however, he organised for Alika to attend instead and she was absolutely fantastic. Very professional and punctual and so friendly. Her playing was loved by everyone at the party. Thank you"

Diane hired Rich Gordon - Saxophonist for a Birthday party (available in Inverness)

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Trevor Sax
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"Can’t speak highly enough of Trevor. He kept in touch frequently prior to the event and was punctual, professional and a great performer on the day. Thanks again. "

Chris hired Trevor Sax for a Private event (available in Inverness)

Verified Review, 13 July 2024
Denis Patrickson
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"Fantastic sax player "

Annemarie hired Denis Patrickson for a Private event (available in Inverness)

Verified Review, 6 July 2024

FAQs about hiring Saxophonists in Inverness

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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 Inverness

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

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

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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