New York veteran Jay Rodriguez is a famously versatile reedman, composer, and arranger. In addition to founding the legendary Groove Collective, he has worked with a wide range of artists that includes Miles Davis, Prince, Gil Evans, Eddie Palmieri, Irakere, Elvis Costello, Natalie Cole, Patti LaBelle, and more. For tonight’s performance, he will lead his multigenerational Relativity group, a diverse showcase of instrumental prowess featuring tenor saxophonist Billy Harper, pianist Larry Willis, bassist Eric Wheeler, and drummer J.T. Lewis. Their collaboration promises to be a refreshing blend of influences and personalities. Tonight is their Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola debut.
With reeds player and flutist Jay Rodriguez, tenor saxophonist Billy Harper, pianist Larry Willis, bassist Eric Wheeler, and drummer J.T. Lewis.