Evan Mahaney

Evan Mahaney headshot


Instruments: Saxophone & Woodwinds


Evan studied jazz saxophone performance under Greg Carter and Kelly Jefferson at St. Francis Xavier University. He has performed alongside many local artists such as Ben Caplan, Jerry Granelli, Breagh MacKinnon, Zoe Leger, and Sam Wilson. Evan led a weekly jazz night with his trio at The Watch That Ends the Night and regularly performs at other venues and for private events. He has been featured on several recordings such as House Party by Party Boots; The Absolute Now by Brendan Melchin & The Forward Bound; and Ufology by Unidentified Funk Object.

Large-scale productions of note include Neptune Theatre’s production of Cinderella (2019) and Broadway Atlantic’s production of The Sound of Music (2017). Evan is currently completing his MSc in Audiology and brings his knowledge of sound, hearing health, and music theory full circle in all of his lessons. Evan’s style as an instructor encourages positive accountability and self-directed skill progression.

Read About Other Instructors