(Aired on June 22, 2012)
TIVON PENNICOTT for Capsulocity.com : Tenor Saxophonist Tivon Pennicott performs Thelonious Monk's "Rhythm-A-Ning." Pennicott has performed with R&B singer, Joe, Esperanza Spalding and others while becoming a rising star on the New York City jazz scene. Full episode to come.
(Aired June 20, 2012)
JEAN CAZE for Capsulocity.com : Haitian-born, New York-bred trumpeter and flugelhornist, Jean Caze is emerging as a solid and exciting voice in music. Caze won the National Trumpet Jazz Competition (2004); International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition (2006) and placed 2nd in the prestigious Thelonious Monk Competition (2007). Since then he has completed the "Crazy Love Tour" with crooner Michael Buble and also performed with Chicago as part of VH1's "Save The Music" program.
(Aired on June, 15, 2012)
BRIANNA THOMAS for Capsulocity.com : A rising star in the jazz realm, Brianna Thomas is quickly becoming one of the must-hear voices. She's performed at many of the jazz clubs in New York City as a featured vocalist including with Wynton Marsalis.
(Aired June 13, 2012)
BRANDEE YOUNGER for Capsulocity.com : If it's rare to see a harp nowadays, check out Brandee Younger's music and know that you've at least heard her before. The classically trained harpist from Long Island has played and recorded with some of the top names in music, including John Legend, Common, Drake and Ravi Coltrane.