Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club presents GRAMMY® award-winning trumpeter and composer KEYON HARROLD on Thursday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m.
“We are thrilled to have GRAMMY® award-winning trumpeter Keyon Harrold and his quintet on the stage at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club…Keyon is a brilliant trumpeter and he will put on an impressive show for Jimmy’s enthusiastic audience.”
PORTSMOUTH, NH (PRWEB)
June 02, 2022
Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club presents GRAMMY® award-winning trumpeter and composer KEYON HARROLD and his exceptional quintet on Thursday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Keyon Harrold won wide acclaim for his trumpet performances in Don Cheadle’s Miles Davis biopic “Miles Ahead.” In New York, he landed his first big gig with Common, an experience he says broadened his musical horizons beyond jazz to include funk, afrobeat, R&B and blues. Soon he was performing with stars like Snoop Dogg, Jay Z, Beyonce, Rihanna, Eminem, Maxwell and Anthony Hamilton. Harrold’s latest album, “The Mugician”, draws on elements of jazz, classical, rock and blues to create something uniquely modern, unmistakably American.
- “Keyon Harrold, a scorching trumpeter…” says the NEW YORK TIMES.
- “The Mugician is only his second release…it’s the album that will propel him to stardom…A superb release,” says LONDON JAZZ NEWS.
- “…The Mugician (Sony Legacy) is a collection of thoughtful, far-reaching compositions…” raves ROLLING STONE.
The Keyon Harrold Quintet includes: acclaimed jazz guitarist NIR FELDER whom Glide magazine calls the “next great jazz guitarist”; Renowned pianist SHEDRICK MITCHELL who performed and/or recorded extensively with Stevie Wonder and late icons Aretha Franklin and Whitney Houston; Accomplished bassist BURNISS TRAVIS whose credits include performing and recording with Robert Glasper and Esperanza Spalding; and prolific drummer CHARLES HAYNES, whom Modern Drummer calls “a true multi-talented drummer” and who has toured the world with Kanye West, Lady Gaga, Ed Sheeran and Queen Latifah.
“We are thrilled to have GRAMMY® award-winning trumpeter Keyon Harrold and his quintet on the stage at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club,” said Suzanne Bresette, Executive Director of Programming at Jimmy’s Jazz and Blues Club. “Keyon is a brilliant trumpeter and he will put on an impressive show for Jimmy’s enthusiastic audience.”
Tickets for GRAMMY® award-winning trumpeter and composer KEYON HARROLD and his exceptional quintet on Thursday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m. are available on the Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club Keyon Harrold event page.
Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule currently includes 7 NEA Jazz Masters, 35 GRAMMY® Award-winning artists, 33 Blues Music Award winners and a comprehensive roster of talented musicians with over 450 GRAMMY® Award nominations. Check out Jimmy’s Events Calendar for Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule. Subscribe to Jimmy’s Email newsletter to stay informed about new jazz and blues artist announcements, tickets, special offers, Jimmy’s Sunday Jazz Brunch and more.
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