Saxophonist / flutist / vocalist... Bruce Abbott began his professional music career at the age of 12 when he played with a band that performed at dances and wedding receptions. He founded Bruce Abbott Music in 1984 to provide high quality music services for events. For over 20 years Bruce Abbott Music has received praise for professionalism and client satisfaction.
Especially adept with classical and jazz music, Bruce earned a Master of Music Performance degree and has performed around the world, including a concert tour of South Korea and a performance at former President Jimmy Carter's 75th birthday celebration. His other career highlights include performances at the Newport Jazz Festival and a tour with the Artie Shaw Orchestra.
Bruce has recorded over a dozen CDs with the North Star Jazz Ensemble on the North Star Music label, including the best-selling Romancing the Sax and Jazz for Lovers. More than 300,000 copies of their recordings have been sold throughout the world.
In addition to his performing experience Bruce has taught at the college and high school levels. He currently teaches private lessons in his music studio in Brewster, Massachusetts. He is also an Education, Performing and Touring artist for the Massachusetts Cultural Council.