PJ Perry

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Birthday
2, 1941
Birthplace
Edmonton, Canada
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
2, 1941 (age 77)
Birthplace
Edmonton, Canada

About

Known for My Ideal, Come Sunday, Worth Waiting For, and numerous other jazz albums, this Canadian saxophonist was a two-time Juno Award recipient.

Before Fame

Before beginning his music career as a saxophonist for his father's touring band, he learned to play both the piano and the clarinet.

Trivia

From 1993 until 1997, he held Jazz Report Magazine's "Best Alto Saxophonist" title.

Family Life

He was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada to Margaret Yeo and bandleader Paul Perry.

Associated With

He is a contemporary of fellow Canadian saxophonist Garth Hudson.