Tim Ower

"I was looking for a horn that could give me the best possible sound and control within a number of diverse musical settings; the Cannonball Vintage Reborn pro tenor has delivered exceptional results, bridging the gap brilliantly between the warm vintage sound of an old horn while maintaining the functionality and reliability of a new horn. The constancy of intonation throughout the full range is impressive, enabling me to work within horn sections and session environments with ease. It's held up extremely well having been toured with around the world extensively. Perhaps the most rewarding part of the instrument is knowing that I can get a real range of dynamics and textures right down to fantastic control over low subtone phrases, and when needed, I can push it into a real powerhouse of a tenor sound!" ~ Tim Ower



Bio

Tim is a professional saxophonist based in London. A graduate of Leeds College of Music, Tim has gone on to perform and tour across the UK and internationally with a diverse range of award-winning artists and groups.

Tim's TV, radio and recording credits include sessions for Universal, Sony Music, BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra, BBC Radio 6 Music, BBC Radio 3, Capital FM, Jazz in the Round (BBC Radio Jazz on 3), WDR Radio (Germany), Sveriges P3 Radio (Sweden), ITV's Britain's Got Talent and film soundtrack for Neethane En Ponvasantham working alongside the renowned Indian film composer, Ilaiyaraaja.

Tim has had the opportunity to perform in some of the most renowned venues and festivals around the world including The Royal Festival Hall, Wembley Stadium, O2 Indigo arena, Tomorrowland (Belgium), British Summertime Hyde Park, BoomTown Festival, London Jazz Festival, Awakenings Festival, Oslo Jazz Festival, Ljubljana Jazz Festival, Umea Jazz Festival (Sweden), Tampere Jazz Happening (Finland), Burghausen Jazz Festival (Germany), Amnesia (Ibiza), Sula Festival (India), JZ Club (Shanghai), Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, Taj Falaknuma Palace (India), Toulouse Jazz Festival, , OCT-LOFT Festival (China), Freedom Jazz 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. He has performed and recorded with artists inculding Gerard Presencer, Nathan Sykes, Aquilo, JP Cooper, Jonas Blue, Jahmene Douglas, Izzy Bizu, Denai Moore, BB Diamond, Luke Slater (Planetary Assault Systems), Richard Earnshaw, Adam Glasser, Patrick Alan's Motown Live Revue, WorldService Project, The Dualers, Maroon Town and the National Youth Jazz Orchestra.

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