28 Jan 2011
January 28, 2011

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KENNY – BETWEEN SAXOPHONE AND GOLF

Kenneth Gorelick (born on June 5, 1956), better known as Kenny G, is a saxophone player from Seattle, USA. He adopted the name ‘Kenny G’ during his professional debut at the age of 17 years. In addition to being a composer, Grammy winner was also active playing golf. However, Kenny’s music career cause must be ruled out of golf for almost 20 years. Return of Kenny in the world of golf somewhat unusual because this time Kenny has managed to occupy first place in the rankings Music Top 100 Golf Digest with a handicap plus-0,6.

“For me, playing saxophone and golf, all the same. Both need time to practice. For golf, my handicap is 0. But for saxophone, if likened to golf, I still feel handicap 8, “said the man with two children.

Kenny has spent much time with big players like Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. “I wish I could play with their foursome. It was fun! “This long-haired man said with a smile.

Asked about the shifted position of Tiger Woods as the world’s # 1 golfer, a man with a tall 183 cm and weight 70 kg is of the opinion, “I think that’s the game, rank 1 of the world may continue to change, but the essential spirit of the competition. But I am still saddened by what has been passed by Woods, because after all, I’m a fan of the weight. “