Joao Driessen's music spans a broad range of musical styles and disciplines. Recently involved with the Blazin' QuartetBenoit Martiny BandTaco Nieuwenhuizen Group, and the Amsterdam Jazz Orchestra. See the News section for information regarding upcoming shows and events.

Born in Amsterdam, and growing up in London, Joao has lived the majority of his life in London (England) where he has had the opportunity to develop as a young musician. At age 18 he moved to Amsterdam to study Jazz at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam. It is during this time that he gained a reputation as a formidable saxophonist.