Imagine Jazz Legacy Workshop with Darryl Yokley Sound Reformation
Evening Concert 7pmin the McNally Recital Hall at Holy Names Music Center
-Instrument Specific Classes
All ages and levels welcome!
*Fee includes ticket to the evening Concert
About the Guest Artists:
Darryl Yokley, Saxophone
Zaccai Curtis, Piano
Luques Curtis, Bass
Wayne Smith Jr, Drums
Saxophonist Darryl Yokley came onto the New York scene in 2009 and has established himself as a unique voice with his playing and composing. Whether he is performing locally or internationally, he is always looking to communicate to audiences no matter what genre it is. Yokley has performed for music legend Quincy Jones as well playing with motown legends The Four Tops, The Temptations, The O’ Jays and singer songwriter Rhonda Ross. He performs as a classical soloist and chamber music and leads his own jazz quartet, Sound Reformation, which is comprised of Zaccai Curtis on piano, Luques Curtis on bass, and Wayne Smith Jr. on drums. He has also worked with many great jazz musicians such as Orrin Evans, Nasheet Waits, Ralph Peterson, Jack Walrath, Frank Lacy, Valery Ponomarev, Eddie Allen, and Camille Gainer Jones to name a few. His most recent recording Pictures at an African Exhibition has received favorable reviews from the New York Times, Downbeat magazine, and was a top 10 jazz album on BandCamp the month it was released.
sample link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5l4HNuByjU
Early Registration Closed. Late registration at: https://imaginejazz.org/purchase