Antonio Jackson doesn't just play the saxophone...
he embodies it.
Antonio’s unique style and individuality have made him a stand out on the contemporary and r&b jazz scene.
By blending rich melodies with tradition while moving with current musical trends, Antonio is constantly pushing the limits of his musical creativity while still maintaining a sense of musical elegance.
As a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston and the University of Minnesota, Antonio has honed his craft with the greats. Grover Washington Jr., Najee, and Paul Desmond are just a few of the influences that can be heard in his music. From jazz clubs in Minneapolis to Jazz Festivals and stages across the world – including the Montreux Jazz Festival and Carnegie Hall – Antonio has captivated audiences with his distinctive sound.
Antonio’s passion for music is contagious, as he has opened up for and shared the stage with numerous artists, from Najee and Average White Band to Alexander O’Neal. As a band leader, he has developed a sound that is truly his own, with original music that reflects his diverse influences and creative approach.
While Antonio’s journey hasn’t been without adversity testing his fortitude and perseverance, his passion for music has remained a constant source of inspiration, as he continues to share his voice with the world through relatable, exciting, and inspiring performances and compositions.
From contemporary smooth, jazz, gospel and r&b to Lofi Hip Hop and soundtrack, Antonio’s music is a reflection of his life journey –
a journey that has given him a unique perspective and a voice that demands to be heard.
Just listen and watch.
I have been playing the saxophone and making music for a long time. It is an honor
and a blessing to be able to share my experiences and inspiration to you through this wonderful craft.
Thank you for listening, sharing, coming out and working together to share this beautiful thing we call music.
I am truly honored.
Tour Dates 2024
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