On Friday, March 2nd and Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 The Roger Kellawy Trio with Special Guests Brazilian Vocalist/ guitarist Téka and saxaphonist Tom Scott with Jay Leonhart on bass and Roni Ben-Hur on guitar will take the JAS Cafe Stage Downstairs at The Little Nell.
But who are all these amazing musicians?
Grammy award winner and Academy Award nominated pianist/composer, has recorded more than 250 albums. He’s worked with a who’s who of the music world: Ellington to Elvis, Carmen McRae, Joni Mitchel, Barbra Streisand, Tony Bennett, Quincy Jones and Yo-Yo Ma, to name a few.
Brazilian Vocalist/Guitarist infuses the sensual rhythms and harmonies of Brazil with the sophistication and improvisation of Jazz, she calls the New Bossa. Featuring beautifully seductive melodies and infectious rhythms, Teka sings with a sensual lyricism, and rich velvety tone.
Composer/Arranger, saxophonist and 3-time Grammy award winner was a member of The Blues Brothers, and is the leader and founder of Jazz Fusion group LA Express.
Jay Leonhart has been recognized as a very accomplished bass player for a long time now. He has been named the Outstanding Bassist In the Recording Industry three times and is always mentioned when the discussion turns to the outstanding .
Jazz guitarist Roni Ben-Hur has earned a sterling reputation as a musician and educator, renowned for his golden tone, improvisational brilliance, compositional lyricism and ability to charm peers, students and listeners alike.
Tickets for this show are still available for the 9:15pm Friday show and both the 7pm & 9:15pm Saturday shows! Get your tickets here!