Dudley Owens was born in 1979 and fell in love with jazz at an early age. The youngest sibling of four he was born into a musical family. He fell in love with the saxophone when he saw Branford Marsalis playing on a TV show. At the age of 10 he finally got his chance to play the saxophone. Excelling over his peers he was chosen to perform in numerous solo competitions. Dudley fell in love with jazz in 7th grade when his father bought him a Charlie Parker album. By the time Dudley reached high school he was awarded best soloist at numerous competitions and awarded 4th place in the International Saxophone Competition.

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On the Scene w/ P. Mauriat at Midwest Clinic, Chicago

Dudley plays on

PMST - 86