SpecialtiesSaxophone, Flute, Clarinet
Darren Whitney is an accomplished energetic woodwind educator teaching saxophone, flute, and clarinet for all ages beginner to expert. Lessons are fun yet focused on learning the fundamentals of technique of the instrument as well as reading music and improvisation. Darren strives to help the student at his own pace with these different elements so that the student can benefit in their lives from the joy of learning a musical instrument.
He is also a veteran saxophone performer playing in the Greater Portland area for more than three decades now. Whether your event warrants a sophisticated soloist, or a larger band sound, Darren can accommodate as a soloist, or as part of a larger ensemble. With innovative modern backing tracks, his solo performance can cover the music from the last 100 years from big band jazz to today’s newest hits. Darren provides the perfect background music for private events including weddings, corporate events, dinner parties and brunches. Darren provides relaxing yet engaging performances helping to enhance the enjoyment of any occasion. Darren’s ability to customize performance makes him the perfect choice to fulfill all your musical entertainment needs.