Bio

Chuck Lloyd performs solo saxophone with professional backing tracks for weddings, parties, and events.  His extensive repertoire can be made to fit your special event in Oxfordshire, England and the UK.  He has over 35 years experience playing mainstream and contemporary jazz and pop music.

Chuck Lloyd was born in Yuma, Arizona, USA.  He started learning the saxophone at age 8 and has never stopped developing his musical skills.

Chuck Lloyd studied Jazz Performance at Arizona State University and earned a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies, Northern Arizona University – Music Education, and Grand Canyon University – Masters in the Art of Teaching.  He has performed with jazz groups throughout  Arizona, California, North India and England: Mitchellairs, Little Anthony, The Coasters, The Marvelets, Fabian, Cosmo Topper, Encore Music, Keith Baldwin Big Band, Sitmar Fairsea Cruise Lines, Jazz Corporation.

Chuck Lloyd now performs in the Oxfordshire area with, Boulevard Swing, Radio Days Big Band, Blake’s Heaven Big Band and his own small groups.

Chuck Lloyd also works for the Oxfordshire County Music Service as a Music Development Leader and is the Director of the Oxfordshire Youth Big Bands.