When I was 5, my Mom rented a saxophone for my Dad’s birthday. I remember sitting down and listening to him play Somewhere Over The Rainbow. The rest of my brothers had left the room, but I stayed, transfixed by the sound. Eventually he came over and asked if I wanted to try it myself – it was too big and heavy for me to hold, so he held it up for me. From that first note, I was hooked and knew
that I had to play the saxophone…(read more)
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“Braxton Cook Music. Saxophonist, Thelonious Monk Competition Semi Finalist.” Braxton Cook | Alto Saxophonist | New Jazz Music. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Dec. 2016.