Sunday 25 August, 2019

The Lounge: Caribbean jazz comes alive at Jazz Artists on the Greens

steelpan jazz virtuoso Leon Foster Thomas will be on the diverse cast for Jazz Artists on the Greens.

steelpan jazz virtuoso Leon Foster Thomas will be on the diverse cast for Jazz Artists on the Greens.

Jazz Artists on the Greens™ 2019 (JAOTG) returns to be the landmark event of the season tomorrow, April 6 with its 17th  edition of the largest Caribbean jazz event in the islands.

In 2019, the cast of regional artists are Cuban pianist and singer Janysett McPherson celebrating the Latin American influence in the jazz; contemporary jazz guitarist and Caribbean jazz icon Ronald & Hinkson from St Lucia; steelpan jazz virtuoso Leon Foster Thomas from Trinidad and Tobago along with local supporting acts, the Emile Fortune Xperiment (EFX The Band) and the Holistic Music School Orchestra.

We spoke to Nigel Campbell about the event and what you can expect this year. 

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