John Harle

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Teacher, composer, producer, and award-winning saxophonist who started off as a clarinet with the Band of the Coldstream Guards.

Before Fame

He received a scholarship to the Royal College of Music in London after success playing clarinet. He took up saxophone there and went on to commercial success.


His work on Terror and Magnificence was nominated for a 1999 Grammy Award.

Family Life

He was born in Newcastle upon Tyre.

Associated With

Harle was Paul McCartney's creative consultant from 1997 to 2003.