Meet Mr. Wendell Hobbs – A well-accomplished professional Saxophonist with over 50 years of musical experience. As a jazz musician, his musical training culminated with having graduated from the Philadelphia College of Performing Arts with a Bachelor of Music degree in Saxophone.
Mr. Hobbs is also a prolific composer of music, having founded the Brandywine Valley Saxophone Quartet which plays (in addition to compositions by the old jazz masters) original compositions by Mr. Hobbs himself. You can learn more about Mr. Hobbs at All About Jazz here:
As the Director of the Masters Of Jazz Orchestra, Mr. Hobbs is busy entertaining audiences in the Philadelphia area. His most recent performance is on June 15th at the Philadelphia Navy Yard at the Chapel of Four Chaplains. You can follow Mr. Hobbs and his Masters of Jazz Orchestra on Facebook here:
See Mr. Hobbs’ Masters of Jazz Orchestra Premiere Highlights here:
When The Sun Comes Out:
In addition to Mr. Hobbs’ accomplishments and activities above, he and the Wendell Hobbs Jazz Quartet have a professionally recorded soundtrack called Eastern Standard Time, currently available on Amazon.com. Listen to what the critics say about this impressive work, or even purchase your own copy here:
As a teacher, Mr. Hobbs, through instruction in music, has had a positive impact on students at the following academic institutions throughout the Tri-State area:
As if all of the above accomplishments weren’t enough, Mr. Hobbs has toured the United States, Europe, and Japan with such big names as the Glenn Miller Orchestra, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and Artie Shaw Orchestra.
You can Follow Mr. Hobbs on YouTube here: