On May 4, 2017, The UH Hilo Jazz Orchestra performed songs from the new album Professor T & The East Side Shredders, written by musical director Trever Veilleux. The album features Veilleux on guitar and vocals and performances from several members of the UH Hilo Jazz Orchestra.
Several of East Hawaiʻi’s musicians performed as special guests at the concert, including Wendell Ing on keyboards, Jeff Gaeth on saxophone, Gonzo on bass, RaVani Flood on vocals, and Gardner De Aguiar on guitar and vocals. The concert also featured choreography by Dori Yamada.
Listen to the album on Spotify.