SEEKINGAccordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.
Program for Jazz is a spoken word jazz group that reinterprets original and classic poetry through jazz, R&B, Afro, and hip hop beats. While we seek new sounds, rhythms and harmonies, our emphasis is always on the poetry.
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- Member since:
- Nov 19 2018
- Active within 1 month
- Level of commitment:
- Moderately Committed
- Years together:
- Gigs played:
- 10 to 50
- 67 years
Kurt Elling. Lambert, Hendricks & Ross. Tom Waits. Cecil Taylor.
Internal To Internal - Live At Imbibe 10.23.18
Internal To Internal - Live At Imbibe 10.23.18Lord Byron does his poem bespoke style with Program for Jazz. David Shore on drums, Rick Eckberg on bass. Live at Imbibe Bar, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 10.23.18.
Jenny Kissed Me - Live At Imbibe 10.23.18
Jenny Kissed Me - Live At Imbibe 10.23.18Lord Byron vocalizes the famous Leigh Hunt poem, "Jenny Kiss'd Me," bespoke style with Program for Jazz. David Shore on Drums, Rick Eckberg on bass. Live at Imbibe Bar, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 10.23.18.
Bye - Bye, Blackbird - Live At Imbibe 10.23.18
Bye - Bye, Blackbird - Live At Imbibe 10.23.18Program for Jazz performs the Ray Henderson / Mort Dixon song bespoke, featuring Lord Byron at the mic, David Shore on drums, Rick Eckberg on bass, and guest Matt Fattal on trumpet. At Imbibe Bar, 10.23.18.
Mercy - Live At Imbibe Bar 10.23.18
Mercy - Live At Imbibe Bar 10.23.18Lord Byron does his bespoke poem, "Mercy," with Program for Jazz at Imbibe Bar, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Matt Fattal guest solo on trumpet.
Zenodotus The Librarian 10.14.17
Zenodotus The Librarian 10.14.17Ever wonder how the library came to be what it is? Even that shelf of books in your house? Ever wonder why you keep those books? Arrange them? Here's a story that tells how and why, and celebrates it all with a poem, a ride cymbal, a beat. Program for Jazz is Lord Byron, poetry and vocals, and David Shore, drums.
He Gave Us A Fabulous Confession 10.14.17
He Gave Us A Fabulous Confession 10.14.17This spoken word poem is a riff on indie film, Elizabethan drama, English history, fuzzy sticks, and the creative drive. Program for Jazz is Lord Byron, poet & vocalist, and David Shore, drummer.
Anyone Lived In A Pretty How Town
Anyone Lived In A Pretty How TownSpoken word recitation of a famous poem for voice and jazz drums. Program for Jazz is . . . vocals: Lord Byron | drums: David Shore. Poem by E.E. Cummings.