Barry Cockcroft is your host on this saxophone podcast with interviews featuring guest saxophonists from around the world. In this show, he explores the stories behind these great musicians with telling insights into how they got started and the ongoing development of their careers. Discover the highlights of touring the musical world, unconventional ways to learn the saxophone, teaching styles from different countries and tips on maintaining a long and healthy career. The Barry Sax Show features a new guest each week and is supported by show notes, useful links and a full-text transcript of each episode.

Recent Podcast Episodes

Philippe Geiss – French Crossover Saxophonist – 05

An interview with French saxophonist and composer Philippe Geiss. He has given concerts and masterclasses all over the world and has mastered a repertoire that extends from classical to improvised music. In 2015 organised the largest World Saxophone Congress in the history of the event.

Lev Pupis – Passionate Slovenian Saxophonist – 04

An interview with Slovenian Lev Pupis, saxophone soloist, chamber musician and passionate teacher. He is a champion of new music and supports a large group of young saxophonists in Slovenia.

Claude Delangle – French Saxophone Master – 03

An interview with French saxophone soloist, researcher, and pedagogue, Claude Delangle, considered to be the master of the French saxophone.

Javier Valerio – Latin American Saxophone – 02

Javier Valerio is widely recognised as one of the pioneers and leading saxophone players in Latin America.

Kenneth Tse – Leading Classical Saxophone – 01

An interview with American saxophonist Kenneth Tse, widely recognised as one of the world’s leading classical saxophonists.

The Barry Sax Show

Barry Cockcroft is your host on this saxophone podcast with interviews featuring guest saxophonists from around the world. In this show, he explores the stories behind these great musicians with telling insights into how they got started and the ongoing development of their careers. Discover the highlights of touring the musical world, unconventional ways to learn the saxophone, teaching styles from different countries and tips on maintaining a long and healthy career. The Barry Sax Show features a new guest each week and is supported by show notes, useful links and a full-text transcript of each episode.

Latest Episode

Philippe Geiss – French Crossover Saxophonist – 05

An interview with French saxophonist and composer Philippe Geiss. He has given concerts and masterclasses all over the world and has mastered a repertoire that extends from classical to improvised music. In 2015 organised the largest World Saxophone Congress in the history of the event.

Lev Pupis – Passionate Slovenian Saxophonist – 04

An interview with Slovenian Lev Pupis, saxophone soloist, chamber musician and passionate teacher. He is a champion of new music and supports a large group of young saxophonists in Slovenia.

Claude Delangle – French Saxophone Master – 03

An interview with French saxophone soloist, researcher, and pedagogue, Claude Delangle, considered to be the master of the French saxophone.

Javier Valerio – Latin American Saxophone – 02

Javier Valerio is widely recognised as one of the pioneers and leading saxophone players in Latin America.

Kenneth Tse – Leading Classical Saxophone – 01

An interview with American saxophonist Kenneth Tse, widely recognised as one of the world’s leading classical saxophonists.

Barry Cockcroft’s music has received thousands of performances throughout the world and is played regularly in more than 40 countries.  His compositions have seen successful adoption into the mainstream repertoire and his music is repeatedly programmed by some of the world’s finest musicians. An enthusiastic traveller Barry has visited around 70 countries and continues to compose and perform.