About

Nik Payton is an English jazz musician currently living in Brazil. He studied saxophone and clarinet with Bob Wilber and has also played with Wynton Marsalis, Maria Schneider, The Duke Ellington Orchestra and Kenny Davern amongst others. Nik is a newcomer to blogging and is throwing himself at it with abandon (mostly to avoid practising). Nik’s new album “Swingin’ the Changes”, recorded with Bob Wilber for the Arbors Jazz label, is now available. For a longer biography, please go to the Bio page.