Teddy Raven

Saxophone, woodwinds, composer, educator

Jazz Mafia Accomplices

I regularly perform and compose for a multitude of projects with this legendary Bay Area musician's collective, and am currently playing a lot with the group in this video.


I play saxophone in this Oakland based funk band. Bringing original mind-bending funk to a club near you. 

Midtown Social:

I play saxophone and flute with this 9-piece soul/funk/pop band. Redefining the California Soul sound. 



Smoked out soul

Special guest playing clubs and festivals around Nor Cal with this funky project that combines heavy remixes of soul and funk with live instrumentation



I play saxophone and kaval (Bulgarian flute) with this longstanding Balkan group.




Hindu Swing:

I am the co-musical director of this amazing dance/multimedia performance that explores the history and intersection of Jazz dance/music and Indian dance/music.