Bruce Williams

Teaching Artists

Bruce Williams

On Alto Sax

BRUCE WILLIAMS has four recordings as a leader under his belt and more than 30 as a sideman. He’s toured the world in both roles, performing with the World Saxophone Quartet, Jimmy Scott, Frank Foster, Russell Gunn, Cecil Brooks III, Count Basie Orchestra, Duke Ellington Orchestra, Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Ben Riley and Roy Hargrove.

On Jazz Education

Bruce is Adjunct Professor of Jazz Saxophone at Bard College and has taught at Princeton University, the New School and NJPAC. He currently serves as an ensemble coach for The Juilliard School’s jazz department.