Cover: $20 // Show: 8:00pm
Musician/Composer Roxy Coss has become one of the most unique and innovative Saxophonists of her generation, a definitional voice of the Millennial Movement in Jazz. Winner of a 2016 ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Award, she has been listed in the Dow nbeat Critics’ Polls as a "Rising Star" on Soprano Saxophone every year since 2014. Originally from Seattle, WA, and now a fixture on the New York City scene, she has toured around the world, and performed and recorded extensively both as a leader of her band, the Roxy Coss Quintet, and as a side-woman with the likes of Clark Terry, Louis Hayes, Claudio Roditi, Willie Jones III, Jeremy Pelt, the DIVA Jazz Orchestra, and Maurice Hines. The Roxy Coss Quintet has headlined many major Jazz Festivals and Venues around the United States, including the Newport Jazz Festival, Jazz Standard (NYC), Jazz Showcase (Chicago), The Nash (Phoenix), and the Ballard Jazz Festival (Seattle). Her sophomore album, Restless Idealism (Origin Records 2016) has been met with critical acclaim, a nd Downbeat called her "an exceptional young talent”.