Dynamic saxophonist plays a unique mix of jazz, pop, funk, & blues online. His mission is to bring music to people around the globe as the traveling sax man.

BIO

Stephen Sylvia is originally from a very musical family in Rhode Island. He started playing the sax at the age of 10. He has a marketing degree from Bridgewater State University. Stephen has played in bands in Southern California, cruise ships, and throughout Arizona. His band, The San Diego Beat Organization, was runner up to the Jason Mraz band in the San Diego Band of the Year awards. He has played in straight ahead, & contemporary jazz bands, a big band, funk, blues, ska, and pop genres.

He is an experienced saxophonist known for his energetic, powerful saxophone style which gets people to the dance floor, but he also brings high emotions and excitement to the events when performing romantic love songs.
 
Stephen plays three saxophones; the soprano, alto, & the tenor.  He has played at universities, cocktail parties, weddings, restaurants, bars, private parties, and corporate gigs. Some of his influences include; David Sanborn, Eric Marienthal‎, Jr Walker, Grover Washington Jr, Warren Hill, Tom Scott and Gerald Albright. 
 
Extraordinarily versatile with his repertoire, Stephen provides background music for his solo performance or improvises alongside a DJ using his knowledge and training from jazz music. 
 
When he is not playing music, he enjoys traveling, basketball, health & wellness, & spending time with friends and family. Stephen is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.

COVER SONGS

Havana – Stephen on Alto Saxophone

Winelight – Stephen on Alto Saxophone

Angel Eyes – Stephen on Alto Saxophone

I’m Not The Only One by Sam Smith

Besame Mucho by Consuelo Valazquez

Superstition by Stevie Wonder

Havana by Camila Cabello

Sway by Michael Buble

It’s Your Thing by Isley Brothers

Valerie by Amy Winehouse

Bad Guy by Billie Eilish

This Masquerade by George Benson

Winelight by Grover Washington

Breezin by George Benson

Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheehan

Shape of You by Ed Sheehan

Attention by Charlie Puth

Sucker by the Jonas Brothers

Only Human by the Jonas Brothers

Sunny by Bobby Hebb

Wake Up Everybody by Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes

Finesse by Bruno Mars

Verace On The Floor by Bruno Mars

Break My Heart by Dua Lipa

Swish Swish by Katy Perry

Mr Saxobeat by Alexandra Stan

Senorita by Shawn Mendes

Can’t Stop That Feeling by Justin Timberlake

We Don’t Talk Anymore by Charlie Puth

Best Part by Daniel Caesar

How Long by Charlie Puth

A Thousand Years by Christina Perri

Shallow by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

Try A Little Tenderness by David Sanborn

September by Earth Wind and Fire

Coming Home Baby by David Sanborn

Bad Habits by Ed Sheeran

Just The Two of Us by Grover Washington

At Last by Etta James

Imagine by John Lennon

How Sweet It Is by James Taylor

What A Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong

Let Me Love You by DJ Snake

Perfect by Ed Sheeran

 Mercy Mercy Me by Marvin Gaye

Watermelon Sugar by Harry Styles

Titanium by David Guetta & Sia

Via La Vida by Coldplay

Toxic by Brittney Spears

 

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Available for live events, including cocktail hours and private events of all types.

LESSONS

Stephen is available for Zoom lessons. The cost is $50/hour through PayPal or Venmo. Email for payment instructions, lesson time and more information.

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