amie Ryder Is a professional saxophone player from Burton on trent, UK.
He is available for tours, recording sessions, function gigs, and most other musical opportunities playing alto, tenor, baritone saxophone, Flute and clarinet.
Jazz Trained, Jamie has had the great chance of studying under the likes of John Taylor, Stan Sulzmann, Niki Isles and Jon Eato
Jamie has over 12 years of gigging experience that has taken him over most of the UK covering many different Genres including jazz, pop, soul, big band, reggae. ska and funk. Including this, Jamie has toured across several countries in Europe with DC Fontana playing alongside Kula Shaker , The Electric Prunes and Pucho & His Latin Soul Brothers at the prestigious Purple Weekend Festival in Leon.
DC have headlined the Paris Rare Groove Day Festival in France, whilst topping the bill at the Athenaeum Cave 60s even in Athens, Greece. Other recent tours have included extensive tours in Italy, and France.
Jamie has been teaching from his home studio since 2006, and with a roster of 20+ Students, Jamie is a highly in demand teacher that can help anyone to achieve their musical goals. Jamie teaches All Saxophones, Flute and Clarinet from all ages and ability levels. If you are brand new the music and the above instruments, or you are looking to develop a certain part of your playing further, Jamie can help
September, 2003 - July, 2006
Jamie Gained a 2:2 in Jazz composition and performance in 2006.