About

Dylan Band is a 20-year-old saxophonist based in Philadelphia. While growing up, he studied privately with the Philadelphia saxophonist Larry Mckenna. He also performed with groups devoted to jazz education at the Philadelphia Clef Club and the Kimmel Center.

This allowed Dylan opportunities to perform with ensembles such as Pennsylvania All State Jazz Ensemble, the Mid Atlantic-Collegiate Jazz Orchestra and the Temple University Big Band. Dylan has performed in venues such as the Kimmel Center, The Appel Room in Jazz at Lincoln Center, Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola, The Philadelphia Art Museum, and the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage. He has also worked with musicians including Warren Wolf, Terell Stafford, Peter Beets, and Byron Landham.

Currently, Dylan studies with Dick Oatts at Temple University. He co-leads both the Philadelphia Ambassador Big Band and the Luca Rodoni/Dylan Band Quintet.