Original Jelly Roll Soul
“Everyone loves jazz music, they just don’t know it!” This is the fundamental thought behind Original Jelly Roll Soul, based out of RI, a place far off the jazz map. OJRS, a 5 piece band started in 2010. They pride themselves on continuous musical and technical evolution. Collectively the band has over 170 years of professional experience in the music world. Their performances are diverse, humorous, high energy, and fun. They present their sound within the many sub-genres of jazz music, including New Orleans, swing, jump, hard bop, Afro-Cuban, as well as Ethiopian, and others. They also draw from genres such as blues, gospel, ragtime, calypsos and other Caribbean styles of music. If you want an exciting, uplifting and educational musical experience, then this is the group to see.