Sep 1st, 2023
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Jazz in the Court: Isaiah Collier and Jeremiah Collier

Harper Court

5235 South Harper Court, Chicago, Illinois 60615, United States

Jazz in the Court: Isaiah Collier and Jeremiah Collier

Isaiah Collier is a Chicago/Brooklyn-based multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, curator, activist, motivational speaker, and educator. Collier is most known for his work as a saxophonist and drummer. Collier's sound and approach is drawn from the influences of other master saxophonists including John Coltrane, Roscoe Mitchell, Wayne Shorter, Ari Brown, and Gene Ammons.

Collier has shared the stage with many musicians both locally and internationally, with artists such as Chance the Rapper, Lewis Nash, Waddada Leo Smith III, Antonio Hart, Junius Paul, James Carter, Rene Marie, Carl Allen, Paul Rogers, Bennie Maupin, Rudy Van Gelder, Angel Bat Dawid, and many more.

Past venues and festivals include the Jazz Showcase, Dizzy's Club Coca Cola, the Lithuania Jazz Festival, the White House, Chicago Jazz Festival, New York Winter Jazz Festival, the Hyde Park Jazz Festival, Jazz in the Court (Hyde Park), the United States Embassy in Paraguay, and others.