“A woodwind expert who plays the reeds with a touch of class, Marsha Heydt delivers an electrifying performance…”
Ed Blanco - Ejazznews, WDNA Miami Radio

Based in New York City for over 19 years saxophonist, leader, composer and educator Marsha Heydt incorporates elements of Latin, Funk, Jazz, and Rock into her music which includes the CDs, One Night and her second and current CD of all originals, Diggin’ the Day. Heydt is widely heard on the radio and performs regularly in and around New York City.

In addition to being a in-demand multi-instrumentalist Marsha is a music teacher with over 20 years experience with an expertise in composition, transcription and jazz arrangements. She holds a Masters in Music Education from the Aaron Copland School of Music and has taught at such institutions as The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, Hunter College, Harlem School of the Arts and The Manhattan School of Music.

Marsha teaches all ages from beginners to advanced students privately on saxophone, flute, clarinet, recorder and piano.

Marsha is also the author of the children's books Fredi and Her Lily Pad Band Go To Portugal and The Adventures of Fredi and Her Lily Pad Band.

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CHILDREN'S BOOKS BY MARSHA HEYDT
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Fredi and Her Lily Pad Band Go To Portugal
The story of Fredi, a sax-playing frog, who finds that she has a broken reed on her instrument’s mouthpiece and seeks out her band members one by one to learn how sound and vibration work in each of their instruments. Read more...

The Adventures of Fredi and Her Lily Pad Band
The story of Fredi, a sax-playing frog, who finds that she has a broken reed on her instrument’s mouthpiece and seeks out her band members one by one to learn how sound and vibration work in each of their instruments. Read more...

MUSIC
Diggin' The Day
A collection of 14 original compositions that explores rhythms of Latin and Soul Jazz and features Sheryl Bailey, James Zollar, Carla Cook, Norman Pors, Carlo De Rosa, Daniel Sadownick, Tomas Ulrich and others. Read more...