Frank Catalano

Highlights:

  • 3 time Grammy-winning and 11 time Grammy-nominated recordings with artists such as Jennifer Lopez, Destiny’s Child, and John Legend
  • Frank’s band features drummer Jimmy Chamberlin of The Smashing Pumpkins

Bio:

Frank Catalano is a High-Energy, Saxophone Powerhouse steeped in the school of John Coltrane but devoted to the art of having a good time. Frank’s last 2 solo CD’s have topped the Billboard Sales Charts. Frank is the only saxophonist to receive a Grammy-Nomination in the category of “Best Metal Performance.” He has recorded with John Legend, Tony Benett, and Beyonce – is known to Les Claypool fans as “Ballpark Frank” – has performed on Oprah with Seal, and is Yamaha’s saxophone print ad king. Frank regularly tours world wide with his Saxtet and would love to perform at your club or campus in the near future.

Reviews:

“Catalano is the funky jazz pied piper of today” – The Examiner

“Catalano is John Coltrane energy for the 21st century” – Downbeat Magazine

“For a Good Time, check out Frank Catalano” – College Music Journal

“Spirited and Exuberant” – New York Times