Cynthia Swanson, Tenor Saxophone
Cynthia is a professional musician and educator in the Southern California area. She has been a Yamaha performing artist since 1990. She plays woodwinds in pit orchestras around Southern California. Cynthia performed in various musical roles at Disneyland for nearly 16 years. She has also performed with the Los Angeles Classical Ballet Orchestra, the Golden State Pops Orchestra, the Vietnamese American Philharmonic, the Hollywood Symphony and the Santa Monica Symphony and with swing bands as well. She has backed up the Crew Cuts, the Chordettes and the Platters, and was chosen by Columbia Artists to perform in a Nationwide commemorative tour celebrating the Centennial of the music of Hoagy Carmichael. Cynthia received her undergraduate degree in Saxophone Performance from Cal State Long Beach.