SOULJAAZZ personnel: Richard Cummings, Jr (Piano); Ron “Rondew” Monroe (Bass); Tony Lewis (Drums) and R.T. Taylor, (Guitar)
Great music, great food and great fun!!
R&B, Jazz, Pop, Originals….
Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pa., TY STEPHENS is an Award-winning Singer/Songwriter, Entertainer/Recording Artist (Grand Prize Winner Jazzmobile/Anheuser-Busch Solo Jazz Vocalist Competition, NYC, 2006, and First Place Winner R&B/Blues Category of the International Songwriting Competition 2002, for “Somethin’ Strange”), Co-writer and original cast of “From My Hometown”, Co-writer/Production, Choreographer and Star of the long-running “Shades Of Read more about this artist →
Tim Armacost-saxophone Harvie S-bass Christian Finger-drums
Christian Finger is an award winning drummer who has played and recorded with some of the world’s most famous musicians. His resume includes performances, tours and recordings with the following musicians: Lee Konitz (featured on finger trio CD
Lauren Hooker & Friends Lauren Hooker: Vocals, Piano, Native American Flute and Drum Paul Meyers: Guitar Dave Rimelis: Violin Mike Richmond: Bass/Cello Ted Brancato: Piano Vince Ector: Drums Joe Cardello: Percussion Jonathan Luks: Tap
Jonathan Luks was strong participant in the mid ’70s Tap Revival. He was a member of Tap icon Brenda Bufalino’s Dancing Theatre Co., and did numerous workshops with Honi Coles, The Copasetics, Gregory Hines, and Harold Nicholas. He feels fortunate to have performed with Jazz Legends like Cab Calloway, Roy Eldridge, and Oliver Lake. Jonathan has also performed in over 35 Musicals and owned a dance studio. Currently Jonathan is Artistic Director of Flying Ship Productions. As such, he has written, composed, and produced 17 Musicals for Young Audiences, which tour the North East annually. He loves working with Jazz artists like Lauren Hooker and Friends and has just completed recording Tap tracks at Ted Brancato’s studio for a soon to be released CD. Jonathan can also be found working with other Artists like John Ehlis, and Blues guitarist Robert Ross.
The Kazzrie Jaxen Quartet is a true quaternity, bringing together the elemental qualities of four creative jazz musicians: the buoyant lighter-than-air swing of Bill Chattin‘s drums; the earthy melodic pulsations of Don Messina’s bass; the oceanic depth of Charley Krachy‘s tenor; and the firey adventurousness of Kazzrie Jaxen‘s piano. Read more about this artist →