Eddie Schwind
Alto Saxophone/Vocals/Shaker/Arranger

Eddie Schwind functions in Helena Handbasket as a saxophonist, vocalist, horn arranger, and horn line leader. His experience includes six years in the US Marine Corps Band system where he honed his skills as a strong saxophone soloist and a dependable and trusted composer and arranger. Since leaving the Corps in 2001, Eddie has become a visible performer in the Fargo-Moorhead area. In addition to his work in Helena Handbasket, Eddie has performed with the FM Jazz Arts Group, the Eddie Schwind Jazz Quintet, Beat Down, and the FM Kicks Band and has appeared on stage with PTFS, Groove Union, Friktion, and countless other local bands and ensembles. In addition to being a musician, Eddie is also a talented Sound Technician providing sound for not only HH, but for many other bands and events in the Fargo- Moorhead area.