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On April 4th, 2018, Joe Graziosi will return to the famed Harlem jazz club, Minton's Playhouse. Joe will join Ross Kratter's Quartet featuring Will Armstrong on piano, Sam Gauthier on drums, and Ross Kratter on bass.
Check out the Minton's website to find out more about Ross, the club, and to purchase tickets!
As part of Atomic Funk Project, Joe will be performing at Lucille's @ B.B. King's on 42nd Street in Midtown Manhattan on April 25th. Atomic Funk Project is a high energy party band based in NYC that specializes in Motown, soul, and dance music!
On Friday February 16th, Joe Graziosi will be debuting his newest project, Quartet Smoke, at Minton's Playhouse in NYC. This new group will feature the exciting Kenyatta Beasley on trumpet, Brad Whiteley on organ, and Kenneth Salters on drums, as well as Joe Graziosi on tenor saxophone. Joe will be showcasing his new tunes inspired by his time traveling the world and people he's met on the way. Also on the repertoire list are tunes by the great organist Larry Goldings, Freddie Hubbard, and tour de force drummer Jeff "Tain" Watts. The quartet will debut at the legendary Harlem club that is known as the "Birthplace of Bebop"!
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The No Bully Foundation will once again host their "Broadway Against Bullying" show at Feinstein's/54 Below in NYC. The show, taking place on February 5th, will feature current Broadway stars and Musical Direction by Michael J Moritz Jr. Joe Graziosi has the privilege of joining the show for a 2nd time on woodwinds and is proud to help promote this important cause.
Joe will join the orchestra for the upcoming Ole Miss production of "Chicago: The Musical", the iconic musical with lyrics and music by Kander & Ebb. Joe is excited to rejoin Kristin Stowell, who will be Music Directing the production which will take place at Fulton Chapel in Oxford, Mississippi from November 3rd - November 5th. Kristin and Joe have worked together on past productions of Company, Parade, and most recently NYMF's Matthew McConaughey vs. the Devil.
Joe Graziosi will be filling in for Kenyatta Beasley to host this Sunday's (August 13) jam session at 33 Lafayette in Brooklyn, New York. There's always a great lineup of musicians performing weekly, so be sure to stop by to play or just to hang!
33 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn NY
Free to public
Joe Graziosi is excited to announce he will be performing for this year's "Broadway Against Bullying" show at Feinstein's @ The Nikko in San Francisco, CA. The concert will be a benefit for No Bully and will feature stars from some of Broadway's biggest musicals.
In 1990, Broadway actress Mimi Bessette put out an album of lullabies entitled "Lullabies of Broadway" to great success. 17 years later, Mimi has decided to go back into the studio and record a brand new list of lullabies from Broadway shows featuring composers such as Frank Wildhorn, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Stephen Schwartz, and of course, Stephen Sondheim.
Grammy winning and Tony nominated Broadway producer Michael J Moritz Jr will produce the album and play piano, while Joe Graziosi serves as Music Supervisor, Arranger, and plays all woodwinds. The album is being recorded at Flux Studios in New York City.
Keep checking back to find out the final release date of "Lullabies of Broadway: Act II" by the lovely Ms. Bessette.