J. Boykin

“When I first purchased my Cannonball Alto, I was impressed by its rich tone and unique finish. I was excited to own a horn that offered style, performance and durability. Cannonball included 2 neck pieces, a beautiful case and accessories that were very convenient for a touring musician. Cannonball Saxophones really allow musicians to take their career and performance to the next level. I’m so proud and humbled to be a part of the family.” ~ J. Boykin


At 22 years of age, J. Boykin is already affectionately known as the "Sax Sensation." Saxophonist J. Boykin executes his God-given musical talents on the soprano, alto, and tenor saxophones. His talents have taken him from his hometown in Riverside, Ca. all the way to China and many other places in between. J. Boykin is the owner and founder of the JBMG Music and Educational Center which provides private and group music lessons as well as private tutoring for all subjects. J. Boykin teaches all woodwind instruments at an affordable rate and is dedicated to encouraging students to be proactive about their future.

  • Casted musician on the award winning Fox Television Series “Glee” in the Fall of 2010
  • Featured music in the Motion Picture “In the Hive” Starring Michael Clark Duncan 2013
  • 2013 Performer on the KCAL5 Christmas Special “A Gospel Christmas”
Music Performances include:
  • Opening act for “Frankie Beverly and Maze and Ledisi” November 2013
  • Opening act for “John Legend” Pomona, Ca. October 2010
  • Featured Artist for the Riverside Art and Cultural Appreciation Campaign 2010
  • Opening act for “Take 6” Concert in Rancho Cucamonga, Ca.
  • Saxophonist, “A Night on the Townsend” a Robert Townsend Production
  • Music score for Robert Townsend's "The Hive" (BET Michael Clark Duncan)
  • Jazz Search Winner for Long Beach Jazz Festival
  • Featured artist at the Koinonia’s Conference’s 2007 “Jazzing’ in the City”
  • Performed with Kirk Whalum and Doc Powell
  • Featured artist at the Inland Empire Jazz Festival 2007
  • "All-star Jam" on stage with Brian Culbertson
  • Artist at San Diego’s KIFM Gas Lamp Jazz Festival 2007
  • Performed at the opening of the National NAACP Convention 2006

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