Local bassist Brett Belanger leads a trio performing a wide variety of instrumental jazz at one of Charleston’s finest restaurants.
2020 Charleston Jazz Festival Originally performed live on January 25, 2020 Originally from Kingston, Jamaica, Grammy-nominated pianist Monty Alexander is an American classic, touring the world relentlessly with various projects delighting a global audience drawn to his vibrant personality and soulful message. A perennial favorite at Jazz festivals and venues worldwide, his spirited conception covers a repertoire […]
Join us this Sunday, February 14th at 6 PM for Jazz Vespers. What a grand Valentine’s treat. Misha Pekar will be our featured musician for this simple evening worship service. Pekar is a talented pianist and Mac Hammett will be the liturgist. The service will be posted at 6 PM on the church’s YouTube link […]
2019 Charleston Jazz Festival Originally performed live on January 25, 2019 Michael Brecker was one of the most influential and beloved tenor saxophonists. His performances on hundreds of jazz, pop, R&B, and rock albums largely defined the sound of the saxophone through the 1970’s, 80’s and 90’s. An underrated aspect of Brecker’s artistry are his incredible compositions. These are […]
There can be a fine line between some of the world’s best-known Jazz and R&B artists. Over the years we have seen tremendous “crossover” from some of the most beloved R&B artists into the Jazz category and vice-versa. George Benson, Al Jarreau, and the late Grover Washington, Jr., are just a few of the household […]
The Rooibos Quartet is a guitar, piano, bass and drum modern jazz quartet consisting of Jesse Shafer, Tyler Sim, Fisher Wilson and Kain Naylor. The group came as a result of old friendships and took shape one evening where the four members were coincidentally placed on a gig together. Jesse brought several original tunes with […]