Tommy Lehman Quintet ft. Jessica Yafanaro

By BLU Jazz+ (other events)

Friday, April 6 2018 8:00 PM 11:00 PM

Akron-native trumpeter and Hartt School of Music graduate returns to BLU for a hometown show not to be missed! Featuring Jessica Yafanaro, Chris Coles, Joey Skoch, Max Winter, Zaire Darden.

Trumpeter Tommy Lehman is a native of Akron and graduate of Firestone High School. He has been playing professionally in the Northeast Ohio music scene for the past several years, regularly performing with the Sam Blakeslee Large Group, Ernie Krivda’s Fat Tuesday Big Band, and his own group – Akron’s own, Acid Cats.
Upon his completion at the renowned jazz studies program at Tri-C in Cleveland, Tommy transferred to the prestigious Hartt School of Music in West Hartford, Connecticut to continue his collegiate studies with Freddie Hendrix and Javon Jackson before graduating in 2017.
Experience this sensational artist as he leads an exciting band of NE Ohio all-stars in a special spring show at BLU – get your tickets now!