Jake is a multi-instrumentalist in his fourth year at the University of Colorado Boulder. While focusing on a Bachelor’s Degree in Saxophone Performance with an Emphasis in Jazz, he has also studied clarinet, bass clarinet, and flute. Thanks to his diverse studies, he has had the distinct pleasure of performing with the University of Colorado’s top ensembles: Big Band One and the CU Wind Symphony. Over the past seven years he has enjoyed performing at many prestigious festivals, including the Sacramento Jazz Festival and the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland. When he is not teaching, Jake can be found playing gigs and jam sessions throughout Boulder and Denver.