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Olympia Free Jazz Festival: Joe Mailhot Jazz Unit
July 15 @ 8:00 pm10:30 pm$5 – $25
Come to the Rhythm & Rye for a special performance by the Joe Mailhot Jazz Unit with special guests Circus Aurelius.
The Joe Mailhot Jazz Unit
Featuring the music of composer/guitarist Joe Mailhot, with Craig Hoyer on keyboards, bassist Erich Hahn, Dylan Johnson on drums, and new addition Jim Pribbenow on tenor saxophone , with special guest spoken word artist Lady V. The JMJU draws from styles ranging among modern jazz, funk, soul, free and psychedelic. Joe Mailhot’s original compositions are inspired by jazz masters like Coltrane, Coleman, Davis, Ayler and The Art Ensemble of Chicago as well as by modern European composers like Pendercki, Crumb, and Stravinsky. Come and travel to musical soundscapes bombastic, tender, wild, beautiful, brilliant and dark. It’s not about the music but where the music takes you.
Suggested Donation $5-25. Sponsored by Olympia Jazz Central.