Concert: The Joseph Daley Trio

Transparent Productions presents...

The Joseph Daley Trio - Part of DC Jazz Festival's Jazz in the Hoods Series
Friday June 9th. doors 830, music at 9PM. $20

Joseph Daley (Euphonium, tuba, Balaphone, Flutes)
Craig Harris (Trombone, Flutes, Didgeridoo, Percussion)
Robert Banks (Guitar)

JOESEPH DALEY, a long-time co-member of Cole’s Untempered Ensemble and 40-year member on the creative music scene, has worked with artists like Sam Rivers, Carla Bley, and Charlie Haden, as well as other major artists like Muhal Richard Abrams, Jason Hwang and Dave Douglas.   An original member of Howard Johnson’s groundbreaking tuba ensemble, Daley’s Earth Tones Ensemble is a full Jazz orchestra.  Daley also leads his Ebony Brass Quintet.  Daley also plays euphonium & valve trombone.

CRAIG HARRIS, jazz trombonist and composer, is a major figure in the avant-garde movement since performing with Sun Ra in the late 70’s. Subsequently, Harris has worked with notable jazz artists such as Abdullah Ibrahim, David Murray, Cecil Taylor, and Muhal Richard Abrams, among many others. Harris was profoundly influenced by mutli-reedist Makanda Ken McIntyre.

ROBERT BANKS, is an accomplished guitarist, who has performed with Charlie Rouse, Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Foster, and many others.

“If the music I compose provides one with a sense of beauty, inner peace and introspection then I am pleased” (Joe Daley)