Arranger & Composer, Saxophonist
9/10/21 CD Release of "Without You, No Me" Temple University Jazz Band's tribute to Jimmy Heath, my contributions are
"Bootsie", "Please Don't Talk About Me", and "The Blues Ain't Nothing"
9/12, 9/13, 9/14/21
Terrell Stafford and PRISM quartet are performing 3 free concerts in various Philly parks, the program includes my new arrangement of Terell's tune "Favor"
Larry Mckenna with Strings at World Cafe Live 8:30PM
arrangements by Larry and Jack
Click link below for concert review by "Jazz Lives" April 6th, 2019
"MAKING MELODY COME ALIVE"
Check out some live audio excerpts of Jack's orchestra from their steady gig at LaRose Jazz Club, all selections composed or arranged by Jack! See soundcloud link above.
Jack Saint Clair is an arranger and saxophonist in Philadelphia. He has recieved commision for the Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia under direction of Terell Stafford, the Temple University Jazz Orchestra,the Dutch Concert Big Band,and the Philly POPS. He leads his own big band which performs monthly at the iconic German town jazz club LaRose, and performs frequently as a freelancer with other groups.
In addition to writing and performing, Jack teaches music at LaSalle College HS, Roman Catholic HS, and the Temple Community Music Scholars Program. He also maintains a private saxophone studio.