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John S. Moore

Music: Solos, Duos, and Trios

John S. Moore270-257-2917270-617-3397 sax.n.moore@gmail.comNumber of Performers:1–3Fee Range:negotiable Available for Block Booking Stage Plot: View PDF

John S. Moore, concert saxophonist, is passionate about the power of music. A native Kentuckian, John has devoted his life to music and has engaged audiences around the world in venues from preschools to nursing homes, churches to international conferences, public or private schools and the concert stage.

John has performed in Australia,  Canada, France, Japan, Kosovo, Poland, Scotland and the United States. He has recorded on several record labels including Ethos Recordings, Mars Hill Records, IUS Recordings and Music from Maple Mount Records. As a soloist John was a semifinalist in the Concert Artists Guild 37th International New York Competition. As a member of Trio Bel Canto (John, tenor saxophone, Patrick Meighan, alto saxophone, and Krista Wallace-Boaz, piano) he received the Bronze Medal at the first Osaka International Chamber Music Competition and Festa in Japan.

An educator and a parent, John believes in the abilities of Kentucky youth and enjoys sharing with them the experiences and amazing places that music has taken him. John's performances and concerts (with piano, electronics or virtual orchestra) include a wide variety of musical styles and genres. Additional presentations offered include "3,000 yrs in 42 min"  (music history told with saxophone), “It’s All in the Family” (saxophone family, Soprano-Bass) and “Masterclass for Student Instrumentalists” (addressing problems all instrumentalists face).

Presentations of formal concerts or informational/educational content which reinforce core music concepts can be tailored to meet a variety of needs.  

Minimum Technical Requirements
Minimum Technical Requirements
Minimum stage size: 15 feet x 10 feet 
Lighting: enough to read music 
Sound: easily accessible electrical outlet or a sound system