Edward Kainyek

Hi there my name is Edward Kainyek I graduated from Salford University with a BA (HONS) degree in bandmusiciansip in 1997. I have been on the Manchester music circuit for nearly 25 years as a saxophonist, teacher, band leader, arranger and most notably for having hosted innumerable open mic/jam sessions.


Manchester Jazz Festival(1996-ongoing), Hereford Trad Jazz Festival(1996) , Aberdeen Youth International Youth Festival(1999), Morecambe Jazz/Blues Festival(2003), Manchester International Festival(2010) Cheltenham (2019)

Educational Tours Leeds Youth Jazz Rock Orchestra (LYDRO) in association with Leeds Arts Forms

Durban SA (2007 +2013) Assistant Musical Coordinator

Flensburg Germany (2017) “

Hereford (1996) “

Current and Previous Musical Posts

Stockport Music School Woodwind Teacher (2016-ongoing)

Johnny Roadhouse Music Woodwind Teacher (2008-ongoing)

Johnny Roadhouse Sales and Advice Team (2008-2012)

Leeds Beckett's University Part-Time Lecturer Woodwind (2016-18)

My specialist areas of expertise are in advanced woodwind tuition, music theory, ear training arranging and the art of developing performance skills.