Acclaimed pianist Billy Childs has emerged as one of the foremost American composers of his era. The four-time Grammy® winner and his quartet seamlessly blend elements of jazz and classical music.
A world-class soloist, composer and bandleader, saxophonist Chris Potter has emerged as a leading light of his generation. His music showcases limitless creativity and a vibrant sense of swing.
Guided by deep jazz traditions, vocalist René Marie borrows elements of folk, R&B, classical and even country to produce a captivating style all her own.
Raised by their jazz legend father Phil Cohran, the brothers of Hypnotic Brass Ensemble mix brass band tradition with generous doses of hip-hop, soul and funk.
Minneapolis band Davina and the Vagabonds breathes new life into old-school jazz. Their lively performances are filled with New Orleans charm, Memphis soul swagger and tender gospel.