João Guimarães

alto saxophone


João Guimarães (saxophone) was a member of the Orquestra de Jazz de Matosinhos before he headed to New York to study at the Manhattan School of Music. Previously he had finished his graduation at ESMAE (Oporto). He's one of the finest exemples, amongst the musicians of his generation of a player with superior technical abilities that at the same time mantains a impressive curiosity and a relentless willingness to experiment