Sponsorship:

First “Emerging Artist” sponsored by Trevor James Saxophones.

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Training:

Tutors (Past and Present): Domenic Landolf*, Mark Turner*, Jorge Rossy*, Gareth Lochrane**, Alex Hitchcock, Perico Sambeat, Julian Argüelles, Jean Toussaint

Member of the CICAS® programme, mentored by Wozzy Brewster,OBE, The Midi Music Company.


Qualifications/Awards:


Grade 8 ABRSM – Distinction: Alto Saxophone: Nov 2013, age 12
Grade 5 ABRSM Jazz – Distinction: Alto Saxophone: Nov 2012, age 11

Scholarship Award (4 year degree programme), Berklee College of Music, Boston 2015, to start age 14. $10,000 per year.

Full Scholarship to Berklee College of Music, Boston: 5-Week Summer Performance Programme 2015 and 2014

Sam Barnett Berklee 2015

Winner: Mayor of London GIGS Youth Category, September 2013

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EMI Music and Sound Foundation Award, March 2013 & October 2014

Arts Awards: Silver July 2014 and Bronze June 2012

Winner Beckenham Festivals – piano: 2014;  Piano Duet, November 2012

The Purcell School, Hertfordshire, UK. (2014-2016)
Scholar – Music and Dance Scheme.  Jazz Department. Tutor: Simon Allen.

Colfes School – Music Scholar (2010 – 2014)


Tomorrow’s Warriors: link

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Ben Burrell (TW Junior Band 2011 – 2014)
Gary Crosby OBE: Sam and Gary 2010 (pic below)
Abram Wilson (Teenie Warriors: 2009 – 2011)


NYJO Academy and NYJO London link:  MD’s: Paul Eshelby and Phil Meadows (from 2010)



Colfes School
 link – Music Scholar (2010 – 2014)

Tris Harris 2011-2013: sax tutor


Julian Joseph Jazz Academy link


Sam Becker (first Sax teacher) link