Jazz saxophonist Kenney Polson is a distinguished musician, composer and educator.
Currently based in the Pacific Northwest, he has lived and performed in over 50
countries. Known widely as a smooth jazz artist, his seasoned musical style
incorporates Latin, classical, New Age, rhythm & blues, funk and gospel influences.
Polson has appeared on U.S. television with jazz greats Kenny Burrell, Jimmy Heath,
Phil Woods, David Sanborn and Wynton Marsalis, and on the popular “Show do Jimmy”
show in Bogota, Colombia. He has performed live with Joe Williams, Gil Scott-Heron,
Michael Henderson, Norman Connors, Bettye Swan and Lee Garrett.
Polson’s smooth saxophone is well known in Pacific Northwest jazz haunts such as The
Jazz Station in Eugene, Jack London Jazz Club in Portland, The Royal Esquire in
Seattle and the 1905 Jazz Club in Portland