Grammy Nominated reedman, Jay Rodriguez has brought his sound and musical experience to many genres and generations from co-founding the Groove Collective in NYC to recording and playing with artists like Chucho Valdez, Celia Cruz, Prince, Elvis Costello, The Roots, Miley Cyrus, to Craig Harris to name a few.
Mr. Rodriguez plays with an unreserved flexibly on the tenor, alto and soprano saxophones; flute; and bass clarinet. He has worked with artists from Prince to Elvis Costello to Marc Ribot. On his own forthcoming album, ” Mr. Rodriguez moves between idioms and energies as easily as he switches instruments… – Giovanni Russonello (The New York Times)
Featuring: Ray Rodrigues (s), Mark Lockett (d), Patrick Bleakley (b)
Date: Thur 28 February 2019, 8pm
Venue: The Third Eye, Upstairs at 30 Arthur St. Te Aro
Price: General $15, WJC members and Students with ID $10