A soulful, passionate and intimate saxophonist. ”

Nelson Garcia Project

 

Nelson Garcia
(203) 314-7811 
nelthesax@gmail.com 
www.nelsongarciasax.com   

SKILLS 
Saxophonist, recording artist, composer and arranger. Computer literate, bilingual, self motivated and motivator. 
EXPERIENCE 
​CEO​ ​at​ ​Nelson​ ​Garcia​ ​music    
EDUCATION :Berklee​ ​college​ ​of​ ​Music     
B.A​ ​music​ ​writing​ ​and​ ​production. Current online Student 
Assemblies of God Bible institute Diploma in Bible Theology   

 

Notable events and performances. 
2017 Hartford Jazz festival 
2017 Eastern Connecticut State University Private show for students and faculty  
2016 Levas Gospel fest Hartford CT 
2015 Nite lite Cafe Chicago, ILL 
2014 Managua, Nicaragua 
2014 Guayaquil , Ecuador  
NAMM show convention Anaheim , CA from 2012 to 2016  

Private teachers Include  
​Walter​ ​Beasley,​ ​Keyan Williams,​ ​DR.Chris​ ​Mickel,​ ​Antonio​ ​Luis​ ​Ortas,​ ​​ ​Juan Alzate,​ ​and​ ​Jon​ ​Blank 

Professional ​s a x o p h o n i s t  &​ ​ g o s p e l recording artist. 

Nelson​ ​ Garcia ​ ​ is​ ​ a​ ​ saxophonist ​ ​ &​ ​ recording ​ ​ artist. ​ ​ Genres   include​ ​ gospel ​ ​ jazz,​ ​ smooth ​ ​ jazz​ ​ ,​ ​ R&B ​ ​ POP​ ​ and​ ​ Funk ​ ​ music We​ ​ play​ ​ major ​ ​ venues​ ​ across ​ ​ the​ ​ USA ​ ​ and ​ ​ have​ ​ vast​ ​ musical experience. ​ ​ We​ ​ count​ ​ on ​ ​ some​ ​ of​ ​ the ​ ​ best​ ​ musicians ​ ​ in ​ ​ CT. He​ ​ works​ ​ under​ ​ Victorious ​ ​ records​ ​ LLC, ​ ​ which ​ ​ is​ ​ a​ ​ record   label​ ​ New​ ​ York​ ​ City. He​ ​ has​ ​ been ​ ​ playing​ ​ saxophone ​ ​ since​ ​ the ​ ​ age​ ​ of​ ​ 15.​ ​ Growin up ​ ​ in ​ ​ Moca , Puerto ​ ​ Rico ​ ​ where ​ ​ he​ ​ took​ ​ saxophone ​lessons   with​ ​ Julio​ ​ Vasquez.​ ​ While ​ ​ in​ ​ P.R.,​ ​ he ​ ​ participated ​ ​ in​ ​ various events​ ​ with ​ ​ his​ ​ local​ ​ high ​ ​ school​ ​ band ​ ​ winning​ ​ two   nominations ​ ​ in​ ​ the​ ​ Band ​ ​ of​ ​ Honor​ ​ orchestra ​ ​ with​ ​ the ​ ​ San   German​ ​ Puerto ​ ​ Rico​ ​ for​ ​ "Outstanding musicianship". ​ This   event​ ​ took ​ ​ place​ ​ in​ ​ the ​ ​ Inter​ ​ American ​ ​ University ​ ​ in​ ​ San   German​ ​ P.R. In​ ​ 2009,​ ​ Nelson ​ ​ released​ ​ his ​ ​ first​ ​ solo​ ​ CD ​ ​ album​ ​ titled ​ ​ "El   Poder​ ​ de​ ​ tu ​ ​ Amor"​ ​ which ​ ​ gained​ ​ a​ ​ recognition ​ ​ in​ ​ the​ ​ US   and​ ​ sold​ ​ over ​ ​ 40000​ ​ copies ​ ​ in​ ​ 2​ ​ years.Major​ ​ venues ​ ​ include​ ​​ ​ “Something ​ ​ Jazz​ ​ Club”​ ​ ,​ ​ Hartford   Jazz​ ​ festival ​ ​ 2017​ ​ lineup, ​ ​ Levas​ ​ gospel ​ ​ fest, ​ ​ Eastern   Connecticut ​ ​ State​ ​ university ​ ​ night​ ​ of​ ​ Jazz, ​ ​ Nite​ ​ light​ ​ cafe   Chicago​ ​ and ​ ​ many​ ​ more. ​ ​ He​ ​ is​ ​ recognized ​ ​ by​ ​ his ​ ​ soulful   SKILLS  Saxophonist​ ​and  recording​ ​artist.  Arranger​ ​and  composer.   
  
Nelson​ ​just released​ his second​ ​CD ​titled ​“Time ​to Worship”. This 9 song​ ​album​ ​is​ ​a​ ​mix​ ​and​ ​blend​ ​of​ ​Latin jazz,​ ​POP,​ ​Funk,​ ​Easy​ ​listening​ ​and​ ​other​ ​Latin genres.​ ​He​ ​continues​ ​to​ ​hone​ ​his​ ​skills​ ​via​ ​private saxophone​ ​lessons​ ​with​ ​Walter​ ​Beasley,​ ​Keyan Williams,​ ​DR.Chris​ ​Mickel,​ ​Antonio​ ​Luis​ ​Ortas,​ ​​ ​Juan Alzate,​ ​and​ ​Jon​ ​Blanck​ ​.He​ ​proudly​ ​endorses​ ​Kim saxophones,​ ​Theo​ ​Wanne​ ​Mouthpieces​ ​and​ ​Marca reeds. 

 

Nelson​ ​is​ ​currently​ ​working​ ​on​ ​producing​ ​his​ ​3rd​ ​CD  which​ ​will​ ​be​ ​a​ ​live​ ​recording​ ​here​ ​in​ ​CT.​ ​He​ ​travels  extensively​ ​doing​ ​music. He plays locally across CT , NY,  NJ, MASS, and travels doing music.  
​Nelson​ ​can​ ​be​ ​reached​ ​at  203-314-7811​ ​or​ ​nelthesax@gmail.com​.​ ​Management  at​ ​Vas​ ​records​ ​LLC​ ​with​ ​Moises​ ​Vasquez​ ​at  info@vasrecords.com  www.nelsongarciasax.com 

 

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