Herschel McWilliams

saxophonist & composer

Kansas City based saxophonist

Herschel McWilliams is a native of the Kansas City area. Growing up the son of musicians, 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 Setups

Yanigisawa 900u Tenor (silver plated) -  Otto Link HR 8*  (.120" by Brian Powell) 

Yamaha 62 Alto (silver plated) - Selmer Soloist Short Shank .078"  by Brian Powell

Selmer Paris Bb Clarinet - Vandoren

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