“Rico Is one of the few original voices emerging. His musicianship and passion have forged an original voice we will joyfully be hearing more from in the future!”
– Vincent Herring
Rico Jones, a Denver raised artist, multi award winning composer and saxophonist, and creator of the pandemic born “Jazz At Sloans Lake” concert series will bring some of New York City’s finest musicians to Dazzle for two nights of special concerts featuring originals and standard!
This multi-age band showcases nearly three generations of the musical art personified.
Pianist and composer David Kikoski, who’s been on the New York and Global scene for nearly 40 years has performed as a leader and side man with artists such as Roy Haynes, Christian McBride, Jeff Watts, The Brecker Brothers, Seamus Blake, Alex Sipiagin, Vincent Herring and many others members of the art form.
Downbeat critics poll winner for “Rising Star Bassist” Dezron Douglas is an acclaimed artist who’s worked alongside musicians such as Cyrus Chestnut, George Cables, Louis Hayes, Ravi Coltrane, Beyoncé and many other amazing individuals.
Dan Weiss is a contemporary jazz artist who is considered by many to be an innovator in jazz music. Dan has played alongside Chris Potter, Kenny Werner, Thomas Morgan, Miguel Zenon, Rudresh Mahanthrappa, Linda Oh, and many musical greats.
Max Light, who placed 2nd in the international Herbie Hancock competition in 2019 is a rising star artist on the guitar. Max has performed with artists such as Noah Preminger, Donny McCasslin, Noah Preminger, Walter Smith III and many other groundbreaking modern jazz masters.
Rico Jones – Saxophone
Max Light – Guitar
David Kikoski – Piano
Dezron Douglas – Bass
Dan Weiss – Drums
There will be a jam session to follow, featuring Harold Summey on drums.