October 24th 5 pm
Hawaii Jazz & Global Media Productions Presents
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Dr. Joie Taylor
Multi-talented musician, dancer, aerialist, engineer, and Blue Note Hawaii artist Dr. Joie Taylor brings us passion and charisma. She has toured Europe and played the following jazz festivals in the year 2000: The Hague, Montreux, Jazz Vienne, Paris, Brussels, Rome and Florence and was in concert with Dizzy Gillespie, Nancy WIlson, Gladys Night, Lou Rawls, Lilo Shifffron, and James Moody.
Since then as an independent musician in ensemble she has been in concert with grammy winning and nominated artists including Mauisiki Scales and the Common Ground, Kebbi Williams, Javon Jackson, John Cruz, Delfayo Marsalis, Samite, Larry Coryell, Phillip Harper, Roy Ayers and supporting, Donald Byrd, and Joshua Redman and recently opened for Pit Bull and Christina Aguilera.
“Master Pianist Sal Godinez of John cruz, Amy Hanaiali’i, Willie K, and so many others with over 40+ year Four Seasons resident artist plays and sings classic jazz favorites.”
Thad Jones student and bassist Danny M. as former musician with Joe Farrell, Airto and Flora Purim, Stan Getz, Freddie Hubbard, Emil Richards, Billy Childs, Diane Reeves, Alphonse Mouzon, Frank Gambale, Mose Allison to name a few, gives us his best! He was also on staff orchestra of the “The Merv Griffin Show”, in Paris with the Orchestre National de Jazz, and working with Quincy Jones along with the London Metropolitan Orchestra.
ProArts Playhouse, Hawaii Jazz & Global Media Productions Presents
Queen of Swing ~ Gunhild Carling
Sweden’s Gunhild Carling, a world-renowned jazz musician and multi-instrumentalist who has featured with Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox, among others.
Famous for her ability to play three trumpets at the same time, Gunhild excels at trombone, trumpet, and even bagpipes. She often showcases all of her talents in one song, including singing and breaking into a tap dance.