World Beat Workshop
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
11:00pm - All Ages
Hopewell Library (map)
Robert Jospé Trio
This contemporary instrumental jazz trio features Butch Taylor on keyboards, Dane Alderson on electric bass, and Robert Jospé on drums.
The Trio formed in Charlottesville, Virginia in 2013 and has been playing shows in the mid-Atlantic ever since. Their first release in 2014, a double CD, features the trio with Butch, Dane and Robert on "Classics", and a quartet adding guitarist Brian Mesko on "Doin' It Up".
Robert Jospé, has been a touring artist and educator with the VCA since 1992. Robert is nationally known for his six previous CDs, receiving two four star reviews in Downbeat Magazine and being featured in Jazztimes Magazine. Robert is a faculty member of UVA's McIntire Department of Music and was awarded Charlottesville Jazz Society's 2012 Artist/Educator of the year.
Butch Taylor toured and recorded with the Dave Mathews Band for over ten years and recently appeared with the DMB and Stevie Wonder on Sept. 24, 2017 for a Peace concert at UVa's Scott Stadium in Charlottesville.
Dane Alderson, originally from Perth, Australia amazes audiences with his virtuosity on the bass. Dane also tours with the internationally acclaimed Yellow Jackets.
209 E Cawson St
Hopewell, Va 23860