The Anton Schwartz Quintet just won Northwest Acoustic Jazz Ensemble of the Year award from Earshot, the Seattle Jazz organization.
What I require for music to really captivate me is groove and
intellect working in tandem. Music that gets into your bones,
into your head and into your heart. — Anton Schwartz
Based in Seattle and Oakland.
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when he is performing near you.
Lessons via Skype and in person.
Anton is a passionate and experienced teacher,
on the faculty of the California Jazz Conservatory.
Learn more at Anton's Jazz Education Page.
Anton’s Latest Jazz Blog Posts
“Warm and intelligent playing... and a knack
for composing memorable melodies” — San Jose Mercury News
Now Available: Sheet Music for Anton's Tunes
Anton's compositions are now available for purchase and immediate download! All include rhythm section charts, as well as melody/harmony charts for C, B and E instruments.
Anton recently performed a concert of unaccompanied saxophone
at the San Francisco Jazz Festival (2013)… and was a featured soloist with the Boston Pops at Boston Symphony Hall (2014).
Visit Anton's calendar page for all the upcoming listings.