Jody Jazz Reed & Mouthpiece Workshop with Bob Magnuson
Bob Magnuson presents a free workshop on reed concepts featuring JodyJazz mouthpieces. Bob has had a lengthy career playing a wide variety of woodwinds and saxophones. He has spent more than 30 years as a reed player in various venues including the NY jingle recording field, subbing on Broadway shows, traveling as a sideman for a variety of star singers, and he continues to explore his interest in woodwind playing today.
Bob has played on the soundtracks of hundreds of television commercial campaigns including Coca-Cola, Macy’s, AT&T, J.C. Penney, and Chevrolet.
He has recorded and performed with Whitney Houston, Patti Austin, Phoebe Snow, Cleo Laine, Marc Cohn, Michael Bolton, B.B. King, Isaac Hayes, Eddie Murphy, Expose, Glenn Alexander, and Frank Zappa’s Universe.
As a studio musician Bob has enjoyed playing next to saxophone greats David Sunburn, Lenny Picket, Michael Brecker, Lee Konitz, and Ronnie Cuber.
In 2015 he recorded for HBO, Paul McCartney, Chaka Kahn, Jarred Jewelry and more.