Saxophonist Joshua Atkin will join the big band for the Cowboy Bebop jazz tribute concert from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 29 at Withrow High School!
Joshua was born in Cleveland, Ohio and performed in numerous ensembles prior studying at The Ohio State University. While in college, he studied with Gene Walker, Hank Marr and Pharez Whitted. He’s played throughout Europe and the U.S. in multiple jazz festivals including Montreaux, North Sea, Saratoga Springs, New Orleans Jazz Fest and many others. He’s played in many large and small ensembles, including Nasty Nati Brass Band, Imer Santiago Quintet and Vaughn Weister’s Famous Jazz Orchestra, to name a few. Joshua currently plays in the Mario Abney Sextet and with the Dayton Jazz Orchestra.
Can’t wait to hear Joshua swing!
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