The band performs all types of music including Contemporary and Straight Ahead Jazz, Swing, Blues, Soul and R&B
Audley Reid is one of Chicago's finest Contemporary jazz and R&B musicians. This exceptional performer's group can expand to a total of 16 members to handle any size engagement. The band performs all types of music including Contemporary and Straight Ahead Jazz, Swing, Blues, Soul and R&B.
Audley L. Reid, often referred to as Reid , began his musical odyssey over 25 years ago.
Proficient on all saxophones, Reid prefers the Alto Sax and his passionate technique, smooth styling and distinctive sound often drawsparisons to the music of David Sanborn and sax genius of the late Art Porter, Jr.
Reid's effortless performances, across a wide range of musical genres including Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Blues, and R&B, has afforded him opportunities to perform with stars such as Buddy Guy, Phil Perry, Nick Colionne, Howard Hewett, Will Downing, Ray Parker Jr., Michael Henderson, Vivian Green and Norman Connors, before a multitude of audiences at various galas, venues and events throughout the United States, Mexico, Asia, Canada, Europe and his native country, Jamaica.
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Among other cities, Audley Reid may serve the following areas: Chicago, Hoffman Estates, Aurora, Joliet, Oak Lawn, Bedford Park, Schaumburg, Harwood Heights, Lincolnwood, Naperville, Oak Brook, Shorewood, Bolingbrook, Barrington Hills, Beach Park, Downers Grove, Elgin, Evanston, Green Oaks, Hinsdale, Lemont, Lockport, Melrose Park, Norridge, Oak Park, Palatine, Plainfield, Romeoville, Volo, Algonquin
Morris Family Farms & Morris Mountain Media, Inc.
The decision to hire Audley proved to be the highlight of the evening. His performance and style helped to create a smooth and relaxed environment. He was entertaining, engaging and spontaneous at every turn. His music seduced both the young and the old and has made the Reunion Event the most talked about production in 60 years of documented family history.
Audley played the saxophone, hitting memorable notes and extending harmonies that literally bounced off the ballroom walls. His performance was noted, by many, including the hotel production staff, for its dramatic impact on the mood of those in attendance.
As a rule, I do not write letters of recommendations, but in the case of Audley Reid, it would be wrong not to. His professionalism was on full display during both the business and performance phase of our interaction. He was a joy to hear and work with.
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Kensey & Kensey Communications
Audley’s Reid is one of the finest saxophonists in the City of Chicago. Not only is he dedicated, focused and professional, but his musicianship is equaled by his charm and charisma.
Genesis Housing Development Corporation
Audley Reid has a sensational sound and a stage presence to match. Soon to be a household name...
State Farm Team Member, Agent Assistant
Thanks again for providing us with music that humbles the soul. Not only was the music enjoyable and entertaining the music was inspirational to young and old. We truly enjoyed your pieces at our 15th Annual Invitational Golf Outing and Dinner and hope to hear more from you soon.
P.S. We can't say thank you enough!! Your Music is Classic
Mr. Audley Reid is indeed a musical treasure that needs to be discovered by all who appreciate music. The melodic calm of his horn proved to be a welcome highlight of our entertainment during last months DPF Banquet. We were lucky to have such an elegant gentleman and wonderful performer wrapped very tightly in a professional package. We thank you and your trio of musical genius for making our event one to remember.