|Location: Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada|
|Description: Johnny writes and performs his own music, inspired by the rockin' R & B, swing of the 40's and 50's when Sax was king and bands could swing!|
|Biography: Johnny, an original member and integral part of Colin Jamesband, featured soloist on stage & in studio & co-arranging the swinginLittle Big Band sessions. A whirlwind 11 years passed quickly, touring with some of rocks biggest names, including The Stones, Steve Winwood, Robert Plant, ZZ Top, Keith Richards, & Stevie Ray Vaughn.
Since 98 Johnny has been fronting his own band, discovering new fans & excitement through-out Canada, Europe and the US...... the touring continues and ....... his 4th CD now out!
Johnny Ferreira, award winning saxophonist, international tour and recording artist has just released "Rock & Roll Saxophonist"
"Canada's wildman of the saxophone" writes and performs his own brand of rock & roll, jump, and swing songs fuelled by his wailin' sax.
..Devilishly talented saxman...superb horn work & streaming grooves that will catch & stir the feet of rock, blues R&B and Jazz fans alike
"Rock & Roll Saxophonist" was released to radio on May 9th 2006 and is currently playlisted on Blues and Jazz radio stations in 24 countries!