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Jimmie Tjari Highsmith
Recording and Performing Artist, Rochester, NY

Jimmie, or as friends call him Tjari, was born September 18, 1967 in “Flower City” Rochester NY. Critically acclaimed, Grammy Nominated and award winning Saxophonist Jimmie Highsmith Jr., has shared the stage with and opened for multiple Grammy Award winners, including Najee, Alicia Keys, Víctor and Joseph Wooten, Chris Botti, Grover Washington Jr., and Wynton Marsalis just to name a few. In the last ten years he has recorded 7 top selling smooth jazz CD’s that have sold thousands worldwide with his 6th CD “The Anthology of Sound” receiving a Grammy Nomination.. Jimmie has also been honored to record with several other musicians, singers and rappers on their projects. Jimmie Highsmith Jr’s sax work represents some of the best in the Smooth Jazz Genre. June 1st was proclaimed by then Mayor Robert J. Duffy “Jimmie Highsmith Jr Day” in Rochester NY.

http://www.jimmiehighsmithjr.com/
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This very responsive straight one-piece professional soprano boasts an evenness of tone quality across the range of the instrument with exceptional intonation.

  • Bb Soprano Saxophone 
  • High F#, gold lacquer body and keys
  • Straight one-piece body 
  • Deluxe case w/storage pockets and backpack straps 
    • Available as ESS642-BS
      • With black nickel-plated body, silver-plated keys