John is a critically acclaimed Saxophonist and Pianist with some availability for events. He offers piano lounge music (classical, jazz and popular) or solo Saxophone performances of jazz, pop and Bollywood.
John studied Saxophone and Piano at the Royal College of Music for 5 years where he achieved a Distinction in his Master's Degree in Performance. He was a BBC Young Musicians wind finalist on Saxophone as well as winning numerous other prizes and awards. He is now Director of Music at Leicester Grammar School and still performs regularly.
Lizzie and John also perform as a Duo.
"John Barker is an astonishingly accomplished saxophonist. Whether on alto or soprano, there appears to be no limit to his technique."
(Stephen Pritchard, The Observer)