Danny Janklow

Born in Los Angeles in 1989, Danny Janklow was recognized during his high school career by Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra as triple instrument “Outstanding Soloist” on tenor saxophone, flute and clarinet. Danny recently graduated Temple University Boyer College of Music and Dance where he was mentored by saxophone legend Dick Oatts and incredible trumpeter Terell Stafford. In 2010, Danny won 1st place the North American Saxophone Alliance competition held in Athens, Georgia ranking him as the top young jazz saxophonist in North America. Quickly becoming recognized for his soulful, yet innovative voice on the alto saxophone, Danny frequently plays in the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra at the Village Vanguard in NYC. Danny has performed internationally in venues ranging from the Apollo in Harlem to the BimHuis in Amsterdam.