Jalen Baker Quartet
Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center [Sarasota]
|Date:||May 24, 2021|
|Location:||Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center|
|Address:||525 Kumquat Court Sarasota|
Monday, May 24, 8pm – Jalen Baker Quartet
Tickets: $15 members/$18 general public
Tickets can only be purchased in sets of 2 and 4, due to socially distanced seating.
This concert will be performed on the indoor stage with indoor and outdoor seating.
Jalen Baker has distinguished himself as a jazz vibraphonist and received several accolades including outstanding soloist at both the Notre Dame and Elmhurst Jazz Festivals and was one of two students chosen to represent Columbia at the Arcevia Jazz Festival in Arcevia, Italy. While in Chicago, Jalen was also an active musician playing in various venues around town with the Jarrard Harris Quartet, The Dod Kalm Quartet, Human Bloom and his own group Musiki Tano. He was also chosen to be a member of the Chicago Next Gen Allstars by the Chicago Jazz institute.
Jalen has been an active performer with the Leon Anderson Quartet, The Ulysses Owens Trio and The Ulysses Owens Quartet as well as leading his own band Musiki Tano in venues in and around Georgia and Northern Florida. Jalen was also recently the featured guest with the Savannah Jazz Orchestra.
Jalen’s unique blend of original modern jazz compositions and jazz standards make for exciting performances.