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Warren Wiegratz & Streetlife

Streettlife’s leader and featured artist, Warren Wiegratz has received the prestigious Wisconsin Area Music Industry Award (WAMI) for Reed/Brass Instrumentalist of the Year an unprecedented eleven times. He is a highly sought-after saxophone and Jazz clinician, who performs and instructs in high schools and colleges throughout the Midwest. He has been featured in articles in the Saxophone Journal, The Leblanc Bell, and the Roland Users Group magazines. Warren’s solo version of The Star Spangled Banner has received national critical acclaim and has led him to perform it at sporting events across the country.

Warren recorded four highly successful albums with the internationally acclaimed Jazz/Fusion group Sweetbottom, two of which were released on the Elektra/Asylum label, Angels of the Deep and Turn Me Loose. He later formed the popular contemporary Jazz group Oceans that recorded two nationally-released albums, Second Chance (Pro-Jazz) and Ridin’ the Tide (Pro-Jazz) and performed on NBC’s Today Show, ABC’s Good Morning America, ESPN’s Special Report, CBS Sports, and at major Jazz festivals across the United States.

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