[SOUND THE TRUMPET!Jazz and the Birth of Hip-HopLed by Keyon Harrold] Photo by Deneka Peniston
Photo by Deneka Peniston

Jazz and the Birth of Hip-Hop
Led by Keyon Harrold

Grammy Award–winning trumpeter Keyon Harrold, named “the future of the trumpet” by Wynton Marsalis, paints a picture of today’s hip-hop within the history of jazz. Featuring original compositions, classic songs from the evolution of hip-hop, and new works from Harrold’s recent album release The Mugician.

Special guest vocalist Maimouna Youssef and guest DJ Raydar Ellis

Keyon Harrold - Trumpet and Vocals
Shedrick Mitchell - Keys
Nir Felder - Guitar
Charles Haynes - Drums
Burniss Travis - Bass  

Presented in partnership with Catskill Jazz Factory.
Don't miss the other SOUND THE TRUMPET! events:

Jamaican Roots
Led by Etienne Charles, featuring Shenel Johns
Saturday, March 16

The Vibes of Venezuela
Led by Etienne Charles, featuring Linda Briceño and Jorge Glem
Friday, April 19

Purchase all three events in the series for $99
Approximate running time is 90 minutes.