Herschel McWilliams

saxophonist & composer

Kansas City based saxophonist

Herschel McWilliams is a life long resident the Kansas City area. Born and raised in Kansas City, KS. growing up the son of musicians (father who is a drummer & mother is pianist) he was introduced to many musical influences at an early age. He started learning piano at 8 years old and alto saxophone at 10 years old. Herschel married his wife Rebecca in November 2005 and they have three children (Harrison, Benjamin, & Vivian) & they currently reside in Shawnee, Kansas.

 Herschel McWilliams - Weights & Measures Soundlab (Kansas City, MO.) February 2017

Herschel McWilliams - Weights & Measures Soundlab (Kansas City, MO.) February 2017

Current Setup

Yanigisawa 900u Tenor (silver plated) -Otto Link HR 9  (.120" by Brian Powell)

Vandoren ZZ &/or D'Addario Jazz Select reeds on all instruments