About

Walter Smith III

Saxophonist, Composer, Educator

The New York Times describes tenor saxophonist Walter Smith III's work as "fabulous"

 

2022 brings Smith to new heights with his most compelling and reflective album to date.  In Common III set for release the Spring of 2022 featuring some of the most important and talked about artists on the scene including Matt Stevens, Kris Davis, Dave Holland and Terri Lyne Carrington.

 

Upcoming in 2022:

  • Walter Smith III's newest album, IN COMMON III.

  • Tour dates & educational workshops - see the EVENTS tab

 

Performance Configurations:

Walter is currently leading ensembles in a number of configurations for performances from trio (TWIO), quartet, or quintet (IN COMMON)..

 

Educational Outreach:

Walter is a Vandoren artist available for educational outreach in the form of:

  • Workshops

  • Guest Artist Appearances

  • Educational Residencies

 

Contact for more information

Endorsements:

 

 

  • Electro-Voice Microphones (Model RE-20)

 

 

 

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