Experienced saxophonist available to work alongside DJ’s, bands or as a solo artist providing jazz, blues, soul, pop, R&B and lounge music to suit any occasion.
Tim is a professional saxophonist based in London. A graduate of Leeds College of Music, Tim has gone on to perform across the UK and internationally with a diverse range of award-winning artists and groups.
Some of Tim’s TV, radio and recording credits include sessions for Universal, Sony Music, BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC 6 Music, Jazz in the Round (BBC Radio Jazz on 3), WDR Radio (Germany), Sveriges P3 Radio (Sweden), ITV and film soundtrack for Neethane En Ponvasantham working alongside the renowned Indian film composer, Ilaiyaraaja.
He has had the opportunity to perform in some of the most renowned venues and festivals around the world including The Royal Festival Hall, The Barbican, London Jazz Festival, O2 Indigo arena, Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, Tomorrowland (Belgium), Awakenings Festival, Oslo Jazz Festival, Ljubljana Jazz Festival, Umea Jazz Festival (Sweden), Tampere Jazz Happening (Finland), Burghausen Jazz Festival, JZ Club (Shanghai), Amnesia (Ibiza), Sula Festival (India), Taj Falaknuma Palace (India), Toulouse Jazz Festival, Freedom Jazz Festival (China), BoomTown Festival, OCTLOFT Festival (China), National Jazz Scene (Oslo), Jazzclub Unterfahrt (Germany), Camden Jazz
Cafe and 606 Club.
Tim has toured extensively across the UK, Europe, USA, India and China most notably with award winning Punk-Jazzers WorldService Project, UK Ska-Reggae legends The Dualers and renowned UK Techno DJ and producer Luke Slater with Planetary Assault Systems.
He has also performed and recorded with artists including Gerard Presencer, Richard Earnshaw, Jahmene Douglas, Aquilo Denai Moore, BB Diamond, Patrick Alan’s Motown Live Revue, Maroon Town and the National Youth Jazz Orchestra.
“Some fine tenor playing from Tim Ower” Jez Nelson, BBC Radio 3
“Sophisticated horn parts from Tim Ower’s alto sax” John Forham, The Guardian
Girl From Ipanema
All The Things You Are
There Will Never Be Another You
Have You Met Miss Jones
Fly Me to The Moon
Just The Two of Us
Take The A Train
Afternoon in Paris
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Cry Me a River
Blue in Green
Some Day My Prince Will Come
Come Fly With Me
Mas Que Nada
I Wish I Knew How it Would Feel to be Free
You Don’t Know What Love Is
Ruby, My Dear
Song For My Father
In a Sentimental Mood
And many more jazz and pop standards upon request.