Skip Spratt, originally from the Boston area, has been teaching and performing in New Jersey since 1985.
After attending Berklee College of Music in Boston, he spent three years as a Saxophonist touring throughout the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Since settling in New Jersey, Skip has performed with Natalie Cole, Tony Bennett, Johnny Mathis, Aretha Franklin, Donna Summer, The Temptations, Jeffrey Osborne, Tommy Tune, Ben Vereen, Joel Gray, The 5th Dimension and others. His recording credits include sessions for Patti LaBelle, Teddy Pendergrass, Bobby Rydell and he can be heard on jingles for KYW Radio, WPVI Channel 6 and Bally's Park Place. In 1990 he had the honor of performing for Barbara Bush in the Senate Caucus Room in Washington.
Skip holds a (BM) with honors in Jazz Saxophone and an (MAT) in Music Education from The University of the Arts, and a Certificate from Berklee College of Music in Boston. He is the instrumental music teacher at Berlin Community School, Secretary of the NJ-IAJE and has taught saxophone at Rowan College. Skip resides in South Jersey, where he teaches Saxophone, Flute and Clarinet.
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