Somewhere in the world, there is a child picking up a saxophone for the first time and learning to play. Perhaps he or she falls in love with the sound of the instrument, the feel of the keys and the mouthpiece perched between their lips, and longs daily to feel the weight of the horn slung around their neck as they belt out their scales, hoping one day to play some jazz, blues, or even rock music.

Maybe after years of devotion, practice, passion, and grit, they evolve into the next coming of Charlie “Bird” Parker. Perhaps instead they simply lead a full and fruitful life, forever l