Steve Slagle has lived most of his career in NYC but was born in Los Angeles and has traveled around the world playing music. On saxophone, flute and as a composer, arranger, and educator he has been part of both the Grammy winning Mingus Big Band and Joe Lovanos Nonet; both as lead alto sax. On faculty at Manhattan School of music since 1991, he is also well known as a saxophone/composer clinician worldwide.

Leading his own bands and with the critically acclaimed Stryker/Slagle Band, he has developed his own voice, easily recognized in the world of jazz. Steve has been a Vandoren artist for many decades and feels that no matter what situation he is in musically, he can depend on their great reeds and equipment!

To learn more about Steve Slagle, visit steveslagle.com