My name is Jon Lloyd. I'm a jazz saxophonist  and this is my new website. It tells you something about me, showcases my music, lets you know when and where I'm playing next, and talks about my work and other things that interest me. If you'd like to stay informed, sign up to receive email about upcoming events and new blog posts. And feel free to give me feedback whenever you like.

Take a minute to read some things people have said about my work:

Lloyd/Adler DUO

A saxophone delivery as persuasive as a speaking voice. Lloyd should be seen and heard more often”

— Brian Moreton, Penguin Guide to Jazz

Powerful and magical music”

— Downbeat, USA

Ambitious and virtuosic... Jon Lloyd is one of the most striking writers at the sharp end of British jazz and improvisation”

— John Fordham, The Guardian, UK

Thoughts For Nought

Reawakening 

I, along with most musicians, am gradually feeling that a return to playing may be possible soon... well who knows, but let's plan for it anyway!

I'm working on a new collection of music for a piano/ saxophone quartet, again featuring my esteemed colleague, friend and general great bloke John Law. The way the music is going I think it will be a really good, sensitive and enjoyable European jazz project. A million seller obviously...

"Brittle They Snap" - the duo with Stan Adler - is out there and maybe…

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