Jonathan Bousquet

Saxophonist - Educator

        Jonathan Bousquet has established himself in New England as a dynamic performer, versatile saxophonist and adventurous improviser well versed in a variety of genres including Rock, Reggae, Modern Jazz, Funk, Soul, Pop and the Avante Garde. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell in 2012 with a B.A. in Music Studies where he studied saxophone as a student of Ken Reid. Jonathan has also studied privately with world-renowned saxophonist George Garzone, Berklee College of Music faculty Ed Saindon and Longy School of Music faculty Charlie Kohlhase. 


Has performed with:

Ross Livermore Band / The Dukes of Circuit Avenue/ Tall Heights/ Feed The Bird / Hungry Tree / Freevolt / Krewe De Groove / Adam Ezra Group / Sarah and the Wild Versatile / Warrior King / Soul Robot / Soul Rebel Project / Slam Kitchen / The Donktet / Dis-N-Dat Band/ Over The Bridge/ New Magnolia Jazz Band

Venues performed at:

Boston Symphony Hall (Boston MA)  / Hookfest 2015 (Portsmouth NH)

The Middle East (Cambridge MA) / Riverwalk Café and Music Bar (Nashua NH)

Johnny D’s (Somerville MA) / Minglewood Tavern (Gloucester MA)

Chianti Jazz Club (Beverly MA) / Blue Ocean Music Hall (Salisbury MA)

Cisco Brewing Co. (Nantucket MA) / Foggy Goggle (Newry ME)    

Radio Bean (Burlington VT) / The Grog (Newburyport MA)

Opus Underground (Salem MA) / Red Room 939 (Boston MA)

Red Square (Burlington VT) / Lowell Folk Festival (Lowell MA)

The Port Hunter (Martha’s Vineyard MA) / Bull McCabe’s (Somerville MA)

Newburyport Brewing Co. (Newburyport MA) /Cisco Brewing Co. (Nantucket MA)

Lookout Farm (Natick MA) / RiRa(Portland ME) / Tin Roof (Baltimore MD)

Windsor Station (Windsor VT) / Electric Haze (Worcester MA)


Featured on:

Ross Livermore Band - Lost & Found (2010)

Ross Livermore Band - Ross Livermore Band (2011)

Clara Berry - The Magicians Wife (2013)

Freevolt - Take The Product (2014)

Freevolt - Once You Say (2016)

Sounds of the Merrimack Compilation (2017)

Freevolt - Open Up Your Door (2018)

A Season for Everything (2019)