Saturday, September 15, 2018 – Jazz on 2nd Ave.
LIQUID SOUL, FEATURING JEFF COFFIN – www.liquidsoul.com
This jazz, hip-hop, funk, and freestyle fusion ensemble formed in Chicago in 1994. The band has been nominated for a 2000 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album. Founded in 1994, Liquid Soul has performed in 42 states and throughout Canada, Japan, Germany, Turkey and Mexico.
JENNIFER HARTSWICK – jenhartswick.com
Trumpeter and vocalist, Jennifer Hartswick is one of the most exciting performers in music today. Jennifer’s music is honest, soulful and comes with a maturity far beyond her years. Hartswick is an original member of the Trey Anastasio Band and has recorded/shared the stage with Herbie Hancock, Phish, Christian McBride, Tom Petty, Aaron Neville, Carlos Santana, The Rolling Stones, Big Gigantic, Dave Matthews and countless others.
SPECIAL EFX, FEATURING CHIELI MINUCCI – chielimusic.com
This Grammy-nominated Contemporary Jazz group led by Chielli Minucci formed in 1982 in New York City. Their style is considered Crossover Jazz, World Fusion and Smooth Jazz.
NELSON RANGELL – nelsonrangell.com
Rangell, a Denver-based saxophonist who emerged in the late 80s, is one of the most exciting and diverse performers in the genre, equally adept at soprano, alto, and tenor saxophone, as well as being a genuine virtuoso on flute and piccolo.
ANNIE BOOTH TRIO – www.annieboothmusic.com
A Denver-based Jazz pianist, composer, arranger, and educator, Annie Booth grew up in a musical family in Westminster, CO. She began the piano at a young age and started playing Jazz in high school. She has established herself as an active force on the on the scene as a bandleader of the Annie Booth Trio. She has been named “Best In Denver” from Westword Magazine the Jazz genre in 2015, 2016, and 2017 and was featured as part of Jazz 89.3 KUVO’s 2015 “30-Under-30” series.
NIWOT HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BAND
Doors open at 1:00 pm. Music begins at 2:00 pm and ends at 10:00 pm.
Sunday, September 16, 2018 – Gospel Brunch
GOSPEL BRUNCH WITH
TY MORRIS OF HOW (HEARTS OF WORSHIP)
FUNK MEETS GOSPEL
These contemporaries also known as either “The Show” or “The Hit Squad” offer a style that fuses Urban, Hip-Hop, R&B, Gospel, Retro-Funk, Jazz and nuances of Neo-Soul into an electrifying performance that is engaging, uninhibited and life-giving.
Doors open at 9:30 am. Music begins at 10:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm.