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Saunders Jones, Jr

Born in Atlanta, Georgia, raised in Birmingham Alabama, BS from UGA, Redcoat Band and Jazz Ensemble four years; MD degree from MCG.

Residency at MCG in Orthopedic Surgery, involved in local Big Band there as well as rock and roll bands, Fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery and Asst Professor @UAB playing sax during all of this. Orthopedic Surgeon by training, a Jazz player since the 4th grade, Dr Jones is now retired from private practice as an orthopedic and hand surgeon and is playing around north Georgia. He is a member of multiple Jazz and Jazz Rock and big bands as well as combos

Awards

Atlanta Brass Cats awarded: Best Dance Band in Atlanta, Best Rock Band in Atlanta

Gear

Yamaha 82Z unlaq or Mark 6 Tenor RPC hard rubber with baffle MK VI Alto RPC HR with Baffle Series III soprano Meyer HR Bari Selmer MK VI RPC HR with baffle


Tags

Fabulous sounding modern, Count Basie-like Big Band with a very interesting set of tunes!
Eric Alexander
saxophone, tenor

Photos

Album Discography

Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

Toni Sings Natalie

Big Band Contractors
2019

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That's Life

Big Band Contractors LLC
2018

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EJS Big Band ALL...

Independent Records
2012

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Videos

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