Songs & Stories Podcast
Show Notes: Jesse Snyder is a multi-instrumentalist, arranger, composer, and vocalist. He plays tenor and baritone saxophones, clarinet, flute, drums, has a smooth baritone singing voice, and is one of the most in-demand musicians in Hawai’i for both live performances and recording sessions. He wrote the horn arrangements and played saxophone, clarinet, traditional Hawaiian nose flute, and ipu (gourd) for the innovative swing jazz band Kahulanui, which received nominations for the Grammy Awards, and were the 2018 recipients of the Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award for Jazz Album of the Year.
In this episode, you’ll hear selections from Snyder’s new album MUSE.
Jesse Snyder & the MUSE Band will star in a special Valentine’s Day concert livestreaming on Kahilu.TV from the Kahilu Theatre stage on Sunday, February 14, 2021, at 4:00 p.m. HST. There will also be a live talk story with Jesse and the band following the performance. Get tickets here.
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