Classic Sax Solos

A truly incredible album with all the hits from the Classic Sax Solo tour. Includes a booklet giving information on the original saxophonist as well as a little bit about each tune. Not only is this a brilliantly entertaining piece of work, it highlights just how incredible Mr Davis is.

Includes Baker Street, Parker's Mood, Just The Way You Are, Respect, Yakety Yak, A Million Love Songs and many many more.

Music Cards

Gift cards are available in 3 different designs with a choice of 4 different 3 track CDs. A great card with that extra something and a lovely way to introduce someone to Snake Davis. When paying for this item you will get the choice of card shown below Autumn in Aberfeldy, Gardens at Pureland or Winter in Wootton and also choice of CD:- Soul,  Jazz,  Up-tempo,  Relax. Please note that the CD comes in a wallet with a self adhesive part on the back to enable you to either stick inside the card or just enclose with it.

Missing You - CD

Released in 2013. This album showcases the awesome talents of Snake Davis on saxes and wood flute, Paul Birchall on keyboards, Simon Goulding on basses and Alastair Thynne on drums.

Beautiful renditions of Purple Rain, Human Nature and McCartney's Maybe I'm Amazed as well as other classics and self penned tunes. A fabulous introduction to an extraordinary live band.

Choice of buying options.

  • CdBaby - Ships from the USA

  • Direct from artist - ships from the UK. Price includes post and packing:-
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

Hysteria - CD

Hysteria - “An outstanding example of contemporary soul-jazz” Echoes Magazine

Hysteria Track Listing: Invitation. Now’s The Time. Mary’s Prayer. Summer Song. The Miracle Of Love. The Tickle (Live in Wigan). Letitia. The waiting. The Hustle. Taxi. Melancholy Serenade. Togetherness. Hysteria. East of East. 

Choice of buying options.

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  • Direct from artist - ships from the UK. Price includes post and packing:-
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

Snakebites - CD

Produced by Will Mowat and featuring a track with the vocal talents of Ms Heather Small (of M-People fame). "Soul jazz chillambient world grove cuts" 

Choice of buying options.

  • CdBaby - Ships from the USA

  • Direct from artist - ships from the UK. Price includes post and packing:-
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

Adder Lessons - CD

For those of you not lucky enough to have any of Snakes earlier albums. A soulful collection of his most requested tracks from the albums Second Skin, Music Man and Wonderful World including the Wakefield Wobble and the all time classic Just My Imagination.

A choice of buying options:-

  • CdBaby - Ships from the USA

  • Direct from artist - ships from the UK. Price includes post and packing:-
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

Mascara - Snake Davis & The Suspicions - CD

This is Snakes 8 piece Northern Soul, Motown, Atlanta band. They perform in the UK and are the number one choice for visiting American soul artists for backing.

This album sees them perform a mix of fabulous tunes including Take This Heart of Mine, Sugar Baby and Tainted Love.

Choice of buying options.

  • CdBaby - Ships from the USA

  • Direct from artist - ships from the UK. Price includes post and packing:-
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

 

SnakeStrings Volume 1 - CD

Saxophonist Snake Davis teams up with a Northern String Quartet to perform a soulful take on classics with a modern twist. A beautiful rendition of Pavane is matched by Davis's own compositions, film scores and then to the unexpected - River Deep, Mountain High and Eleanor Rigby. This is an album that has wide appeal.

Available from

  • CdBaby - Ships from the USA (Physical and digital copies)

  • Digital copies widely available

Make It Sing - Tuition DVD

Would you like a better sound, a bigger sound, more control? Do you struggle to play quiet low notes? What good is a great finger technique if it's not supported by a fantastic sound - the notes won't mean anything.

On this DVD Snake Davis demonstrates new exercises to improve the tone quality and overall control of any player. Suitable for all levels. Includes posture, breathing, the Zen note and vocal tone.

Demonstrated on alto and tenor saxophones but easily applies to any wind instrument.

Please contact us directly for availability as stocks are very low. Email us here

  • Price includes post and packing:- 
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

Brawby Boogie - Music Workbook & Practice CD

This booklet and CD has been written by Snake and provides a workshop in simple melodic, jazzy, soulful playing.

This piece features in many of Snakes workshops. It is a happy simple Latin-influenced piece which works well for most instruments.

B flat major concert (for flutes, keys, guitar, etc)

C major for tenor sax, soprano sax, clarinet and trumpet

G major for alto sax and baritone sax

The workbook includes instructions, a CD and music scores. It enables students with different instruments to perform the tune together.

A choice of buying options:-

  • CdBaby - Ships from the USA

  • Direct from artist - ships from the UK. Price includes post and packing:-
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

 

Dragonfly Workbook and CD

Dragonfly is a happy African jazz groove written by Snake Davis on one of his many tours of Japan and was first released on his Talking Bird album back at the start of 2008. [This album is available as a digital download only]

A workbook with instructions, a Cd and musical score. Written for alto, tenor, soprano and baritone saxes, clarinet and flute. Examples are given on all instruments except baritone sax and clarinet. Clarinet players use the soprano parts and tracks, baritone players use the alto parts and tracks. The workbook is written to enable fellow musicians to perform the tune together.

A choice of buying options:-

  • CdBaby - Ships from the USA

  • Direct from artist - ships from the UK. Price includes post and packing:-
  • UK £12
  • Europe £13
  • Rest of the World £14

Live - Digital Version Only - CD

"Some really big, soulful tenor playing this is the business - 13 tracks of gorgeously lush sax from one of the most distinctive sax voices around" 

"If you can't get to a live performance, this IS the next best thing"

Including the hauntingly beautiful version of "Imagine", Mary's Prayer and Betcha by Golly Wow, Snake wears his heart on his sleeve with this album. A live album carefully edited to remove the applause.

The hard copy is no longer available, but you can still purchase the digital version through CdBaby.

Talking Bird - Digital version only - CD

"A fabulous blend of emotional music; soulful, melodic, inspired"

Includes the title track, Naima and Fuji-Sighting

The hard copy CD is no longer available, but the digital album is available through CDbaby

Reaching Out - Digital Version Only

This is one of Snake's earlier albums and is now only available as a digital copy through CDbaby or other digital retailers.

Music Man

Digital Only - Coming soon

Forthcoming Events

  • Aug 3
    The Electric Press,  Leeds City Centre
     
  • Aug 5
    Stompin on the Quomps festival,  Christchurch Quay
     
  • Aug 15
    Henshaws Arts & Crafts Centre,  Knaresborough
     
  • Sep 1
    Cawood Old Boys School Hall,  Cawood
     
  • Sep 2
    The Sage,  Gateshead
     

Classic Sax Solo Tour

CLASSIC SAX SOLOS - OUT NOW

The Classic Sax Solo album arrives on Monday 8th February and will be available here as well as at performances. You can now order your copy - click on the store and you will find it there.

The official release date is 2nd March when it will be available through all the normal outlets.

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Sample album tracks