Featured Artists: Vocalist Toya Alexander & The Lloyd Gregory Ensemble of Stars.
This is a special benefit Jazz Concert for 5-time breast cancer survivor Trinese Robinson. Proceeds from this event will help support Trinese and her family while undergoing current cancer treatments. Your kind support is appreciated!
Toya Alexander will perform a mixture of songs from the musical legacy of the late jazz singer, Phyllis Hyman, standards and a few of her own originals. In past events, Toya produced several tributes to Phyllis Hyman and opened for Howard Hewitt, Freda Payne and Norman Connors and has been a featured vocalist for several Bay Area bands, public and private events. This is her fourth event and appearance at Rhythmix Cultural Works. The previous shows, Old Fashion Love (Feb. 11, 2017); Phyllis & Me (July 15, 2017); In Concert: Toya Alexander (Nov.18, 2017) were sold out shows.
The Lloyd Gregory Ensemble: A stellar group of professional Bay Area recording and performance musicians, directed by award winning guitarist, Lloyd Gregory. The ensemble includes Pianist, Glen Pearson; Bassist, Ron Belcher; Percussionist, Leon Joyce; Saxophonist, Richard Howell.
Doors open at 6:15pm.