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Gil Del Bosque

Freelance saxophonist, composer Gil Del Bosque, based in Austin, TX. Holds a regular performing schedule in Austin as well as across the state of Texas. He has shared with the likes of Boyz II Men, Huey Lewis and the News, Aaron Neville, Chris Potter, Mike Clarke, Debbie Boone and salsa singer Olga Tanon.

In addition to performing, Gil currently teaches a studio of 40 saxophone and clarinet students. He has served as guest artist and clinician at various universities.

Gil just released his debut album, "Here with You" on August 17, 2017. Recorded in Austin, TX accompanied by Chihuahua guitarist, composer, college professor and ex UNT alum, Armando Nunez Portillo, bassist Eric Ross, and BoDeans drummer, David Sierra. Also featured two of Austin's top trumpet players, Dr. Adrian Ruiz and Dr. Pete Rodriguez. You can get your copy by ordering through CD Baby, or purchasing a digital download on CD baby, iTunes and Amazon.

Gil Del Bosque holds a Bachelors from the University of North Texas, and a Masters from the University of Texas in Austin. He has studied with saxophonist Willie Owens, Don Lefevre, Jim Riggs, Andrew Dahlke, Tom Luer, Bob Shepard, Woody Witt and Harvey Pittel.

Awards

1993-1996 TMEA All-State bands Performed with the Texas All-State bands 1996 Named Outstanding Soloist Texas All-State solo and ensemble

Gear

Yamaha soprano, alto, and tenor saxophones. Macsax mouthpieces. EWI


Tags

Primary Instrument

Saxophone, tenor

Willing to teach

Beginner to advanced

Credentials/Background

Masters of Jazz studies - University of Texas at Austin 2011 Bachelors in Jazz Studies - University of North Texas 2006

Clinic/Workshop Information

Featured at the University of Northern Alabama “Guest Artist Series” during their woodwind festival holding a recital as well as working with the students on fundamentals of playing the saxophone and jazz improvisation.

Album Discography

Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

Here With You

You Knew! Records
2017

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You Me Happy (feat. Adrian Ruiz)

From: Here With You
By Gil Del Bosque

Videos

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