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Regarded as one of the most influential and innovative saxophonists of his generation, alto & soprano saxophonist Jaleel Shaw has performed and recorded with an exhaustive list of jazz royalty including Clark Terry, Roy Hargrove, The Mingus Big Band, Christian McBride, Chick Corea, Jason Moran, Jeff “Tain” Watts, Arturo Sandoval, Nicholas Payton, Dave Holland, Jimmy Cobb, the Village Vanguard Orchestra, and the Count Basie Orchestra; he is a long-standing member of the Roy Haynes Quartet, and the Mingus Big Band.
A bandleader in his own right, Shaw has released two solo recordings through his independent label Changu Records and one on Fresh Sounds, all of which have been met with rave reviews from critics at The New York Times, Downbeat Magazine, and JazzTimes Magazine, among others.
An ardent educator, Shaw currently teaches improvisation at the Manhattan School of Music and has led numerous workshops and seminars across the country and abroad. He has a B.M. from Berklee College of Music and a M.A. from Manhattan School of Music.
7pm Doors, 7:30pm Show
$15 Advance, $20 At Door
$55 Dinner & Show Special - Includes: Appetizer, Salad or Main Course, a Glass of Wine or Beer, and (1) Show Ticket. Seating is first come first served. Promotion only available through online ticket sales.
#DromIsHome From jazz and rock to electronic, soul & funk to hip-hop and international music DROM prides itself on presenting fresh new sounds and introducing new talent to the always invigorating NY live music nightlife. “New York’s premiere venue for world music” (Wall Street Journal) is located at 85 Avenue A between 5th St. and 6th St. in the heart of East Village and has a wide and eclectic selection of music programming throughout the week. Drom also features a bar, kitchen and lounge area in addition to the main space making it easy to scale the room depending on your occasion. From seated shows to late night DJ events, there is a little something for everyone at Drom.
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