Mervin Toussaint is an active saxophonist, keyboardist, music educator, composer, and band leader in the Philadelphia area. Mervin has also performed with a wide array of poets, singers, rappers, and spoken word artists. You can often find him playing at different venues in the city, including SOUTH Jazz Kitchen, Chris’s Jazz Cafe, Dahlak Paradise, The Free Library, and Paris Bistro.
Since 2016, Mervin has shared his knowledge and experience as a private instructor, giving lessons in saxophone, piano, theory, and ear training. He currently teaches private lessons and is involved at the Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts, where he teaches lessons and assists with ensembles.