Saxophone Lessons with Jamie Toms

Professional saxophone lessons / tuition for all ages in Newcastle – Sunderland – Durham – Stockton – Teesside – Yarm – North East.


Jamie began his career performing with an originals Ska band in Portsmouth at the age of 15. He was lucky enough to work around the UK and Europe with a number of Pop, Jazz and Big bands before moving to Newcastle in 2006 to study for a degree in Jazz, popular & Commercial music.

Since moving to the North East and graduating with a first class degree, Jamie has worked with many of the region’s top function bands as well as recording for a number of albums and singles (New York Dolls, Jess Roberts, Rachel McShane (Bellowhead), RJ Thompson….) He played with original soul/funk band Mamacoca on their UK tour and their performance at the indigo O2 Arena. He currently plays with The Strictly Smokin’ Big Band, RJ Thompson and runs his own Jazz band, The Jamie Toms Group, who have played headline shows at the Scarborough Jazz Club. Jamie has been lucky enough to perform at the Gateshead International Jazz Festival, Limetree festival and the Riverside festival Stockton amongst others.

Jamie has also appeared on stage with Ant & Dec, Glen Harvey (Pop Idol) received airplay on BBC Radio 1, Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music as well as providing live sax for club nights alongside Galaxy FM’s DJ’s.

He now works as a freelance performer and gives saxophone lessons in North East England.