Grant Asklar

Grant Asklar

Saxophone, Flute, & Clarinet

Grant Asklar is a collegiate saxophone player who currently attends SUNY Buffalo State College for Music Education, where he participates in numerous ensembles and choirs. Grant has performed around Europe in Switzerland, Germany, France, Belgium, and Austria, playing lead alto and principal saxophone with the American Music Abroad 2019 Freedom Tour. He has performed at the 2018 and 2019 Northwest Lewiston Jazz Festival back to back years and enjoys playing in the big band and jazz combo setting. In addition to jazz, Grant has experience in the classical realm of saxophone. He has attended the Eastman Saxophone Workshop, the Frederick L. Hemke Saxophone Institute, the Boston University Tanglewood Institute, and the Brevard Music Center Saxophone Institute. He is looking forward to teaching at Performing Arts and sharing his joy for music. Call today to schedule a lesson on Thursday or Saturday with Grant!