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Live Concerts

XTY Jazz Group

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 7:30pm

The XTY Jazz group is an exciting new collaboration between some of Boston's finest jazz musicians. Their classic jazz and blues sound has fresh energy and familiar authenticity that is capturing the attention of listeners, jazz critics and others who are new to the genre as well as long-time aficionados. The ensemble features Tatsuya Tat Yoshinaga (drums and bandleader), Brandi Maxam (vocal), Joel Edinberg (sax), Jason Safer (piano), Doug Harrison (bass).

Under Tats direction, the ensemble will feature new renditions of popular jazz and blues classics along with several new compositions written especially for XTY.

Tatsuya Tat Yoshinaga is an award-winning, multi-instrumentalist residing in the U.S. Tat who is originally from Japan, came to Boston to attend the prestigious Berklee College of Music. After much success as a performer and teacher, he now calls Boston his home. He plays and teaches piano, keys, guitar, ukulele, bass, drums, percussion, etc. As a member of the American Federation of Musicians/Boston Musicians' Association, he enjoys collaborating with the world-class musicians in this organization, has been recognized as a spectacular drummer, and is a recipient of the prestigious Zildjian Award, in addition to several music scholarships. His charitable work includes a performance at the House of Blues for Friends of Bostons Homeless where they raised $150,000.

Tickets: $7pp