James Banahan  - Saxophonist - Nottingham, East Midlands

James Banahan - Saxophonist | Nottingham, East Midlands

(8 Reviews)5.0
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Nottingham, East Midlands
Performs: Worldwide
From: £250
I am a professional saxophonist and I have been performing for 25 years . I was a resident Sax player at Revs de Cuba club , Nottingham recently and I can play a mix genre of music including, Club ,dance , along with a DJ or smooth Jazz with backing tracks .
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I can cater for weddings, special occasions and corporate events .
I have my own PA and backing tracks and can cater for any special music requests in advance to an event.


Street Life - The Crusaders
Sailing - Christopher Cross
Careless Whisper- George Michael
This Girl - The Kungs
Can’t stop the feeling - J Timberlake
Your love is king - Sade


I have performed with many bands over the years including The Farm and currently The Light Disciples ( available music on Spotify/ iTunes/ YouTube) .
I have been a resident Sax player along with a DJ in various clubs in the midlands.
I also teach music in schools and play additional instruments, Clarinet, Flute and Keyboards.

Reviews     (8 Reviews)

James Banahan - Saxophonist - Nottingham, East Midlands Event Location: Cheshire Event Type: Wedding 7th August 2021
Excellent saxophonist, highlight of everyone's evening ☆☆☆☆☆☆
Reviewed by: Sarah
James Banahan - Saxophonist - Nottingham, East Midlands Event Location: Northants Event Type: Party 27th August 2020
EXCELLENT, HIGHLY RECOMMEND Amazing saxophonist, so talented, very reliable and such a lovely friendly man. Highly recommend booking. A big thank you James you really was fab xxx
Reviewed by: Kelly W
James Banahan - Saxophonist - Nottingham, East Midlands Event Location: Nottinghamshire Event Type: Party 27th August 2020
Alysha I hired James to come and play at a private Hen Party festival and he was absolutely AMAZING. He just hopped straight on to any songs we liked and made our night fantastic. Would definitely hire again. THANK YOU!!!!
Reviewed by: Alysha May NG17 3LH August 22nd


I have experience of performing at Weddings and Corporate Events . On request I can tailor suit your personal songs into my set list .

Previous Clients

Revs de Cuba , Nottingham

Suitable for

Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Casinos Christening Christmas Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Corporate Event Dinner Party Jewish Wedding Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Trade Show / Exhibitions

Additional Information

I have full public liability insurance . All my electrical equipment is PAT tested and I have an up to date enhanced DBS check as I teach children in schools . All certificates can be downloaded to you on request .

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