Mr. Lee Hansen

Alto, Tenor, Baritone Sax; Trumpet, Flute, Flugelhorn...

Lee has been playing trumpet since grade school. His mother encouraged him

to play in the school band when she realized he had musical talent. He has a degree

in music from Drake University, under the tutelage of trumpet master Robert Weast.

He is also a self-taught sax and flute player.

He has performed with: Tower of power (playing lead trumpet), Clark Terry,

Bill Stewart, Dick Oatts, Bobby Shew, Walter White, Peter Noone, Fabian, Del

Shannon, The Des Moines Big Band, and The Outsiders (Time Won’t Let Me Go). He

also performed with Fat Tuesday and the Greasefire Horns at the International

Blues Championships in Memphis.

Lee is very excited about playing with Grand Daddy Jack, having the

opportunity to perform on all of his instruments and play covers as well as original


Lee Hansend on Saxophone

Lee Hansend on Saxophone