The jazz juggernaut
Greg Banaszak, one of today's leading saxophonists, has performed with orchestras and at concert halls throughout the world. He has appeared as concerto soloist and recitalist throughout the U.S., Eastern and Western Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, including the countries of France, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Austria, Sweden, Belgium, Egypt, South Korea, The Dominican Republic, and Japan. Banaszak is one of the most sought-after orchestral saxophone soloists of his generation. As a member of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences, Banaszak is a voting member for the annual Grammy Awards Ceremony. As one of the few saxophonists active in both the classical and jazz mediums, he has presented recitals in such prestigious concert halls as Vienna's Bosendorfer Concert Hall, the Royal Palace Wilanów in Warsaw, Poland, and New York's Lincoln Center's Bruno Walter Hall. He serves on the faculties of the Cleveland Institute of Music, and Case Western Reserve University and is the Artistic Director at Lutheran West. To learn more about Greg Banaszak, visit gregbanaszak.com.