Emma Johnson is a saxophonist and composer based in Leeds, UK. She is in demand as a freelance musician, performing with a wide variety of bands including her contemporary jazz group 'Emma Johnson's Gravy Boat', who are appearing at many notable jazz festivals this year. She is also keen arranger and composer and is currently writing for a new project as well as composing for visual projects.
Emma runs Horns for Hire, a company that provides tight horn sections and bespoke arrangements for both studio and live settings, and has recently been played on BBC Radio 3 and 6 Music.
Emma can be seen performing around the UK with various projects and has recently performed with the likes of Gregory Porter, Olly Murs, Clare Teal, NYJO, Sir Tim Rice and Ian Shaw.