The Piano Speaks
Featuring Justin Taylor and the Leister Quartet
Whether dominating the ivory keys of a grand piano or the weighted 88, Justin Taylor commands a sound and style that captivates audiences and astounds the listener. His approach to creating music and connecting with his audiences nothing short of music mastery in its finest. This Towson University graduate, with a degree in Jazz Studies and Commercial Music has been performing for over 24 years on both local and national stages with some of the music industry's most prolific and well known artist in jazz, gospel& R&B. Equally skilled in theses styles of music, Justin is also a writer, producer, and engineer. He has performed or opened for artist such as Grammy nominated R&B & Hip Hop artist Jaheim, Contemporary R&B and Pop singer K'Jon, Baltimore's very own National recording artist Maysa Leak and national recording saxophonist Corinthia Cromwell, Tim Warfield, Warren Wolf, Ed Hrybyk and several other prominent local and national artist. Because of Justin's versatility. He is one of Baltimore's most sought after young pianist who is making his mark in this great art form called music. He has recorded on several national & artist albums in his career and has taught at Columbia & Baltimore's School of Rock & performed as an artist in residency ensemble at Towson University.
The Leister Quartet performs a sophisticated menu of Swing, Jazz, and Blues standards mixed with original compositions. Monte Leister fronts the quartet bringing his decades of musical experience, Miles and Zion’s prodigy and passion fill out the rhythm section.
40% of ticket sales will benefit Carroll County Youth Services Bureau.
|Scheduled:||Wednesday, April 15, 2020 7 PM|
|Sponsor (s):||Brook-Owen Real Estate|
|Advantage Internet Marketing|
This concert is part of the monthly Third Wednesday Jazz Series. Each concert features a different guest artist and will benefit a different local nonprofit organization. Click here to purchase discounted tickets for the entire series (all 7 concerts for $50).
|Cost:||$10 // Members receive additional 10% off.|
|Location:||Carroll Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster, MD, 21157 View Google Map|