Joshi Marshall Project:
Berkeley native son and saxophonist Joshi Marshall has been one of the first call improvisors since he took home the distinguished title as Most Outstanding Soloist at the Monterey Jazz Festival High School Competition. He is one of the founding members of the popular and innovative group Mingus Amungus, and has performed with Pete Escovedo, Carlos Santana, The Black Crowes and many more. He celebrating the release of his new album, "
Mark Rapp Band:
Trumpeter and Composer (and didgeridoo artist) Mark Rapp has been named a Top Emerging Jazz Trumpeter in Downbeat Magazine (2008) and his debut album, "Token Tales," (2009) received 3 stars from the famed magazine. Having studied with Terence Blanchard and shared the stage with Branford Marsalis, the South Carolina native navigates his way between modern jazz and groove music. Like Joshi Marshall he comes to Yoshi's after playing the Sonoma Jazz Festival.
"You should keep your own close watch and listen to what Rapp is
doing." Walter Kolosky, Jazz.com
Official Website: http://yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/jazzclub/artistpopup?showid=682
Added by Yoshis on April 27, 2009