Joe Booth is a young saxophonist and educator living in the Knoxville area. Originally from Rock Hill, SC, he graduated from Winthrop University magna cum laude with a degree in saxophone performance. During his time there he performed with a variety of groups from jazz and rock bands in the Charlotte area to university groups in the classical and jazz genres. Most notably from this time, Joe was a member of the saxophone quartet that represented South Carolina as a regional finalist in the Music Teachers National Association chamber music competition. His teaching experience comes from years of working with middle and high school programs in North and South Carolina as a private instructor and clinician, as well as teaching private lessons in the Rock Hill area.