Third Wednesday Jazz Series
Featuring The Leister Quartet and Jay Fenner
From the smooth melodies of Sinatra and the Great American Songbook, to the eclectic solos of Monk, with the energy of Setzer, the Leister Quartet will transport you to another place and time with their sophisticated menu of Swing, Jazz and Blues standards as well as smart original compositions. Monte Leister fronts the quartet bringing his decades of musical experience. The fabulous Jay Fenner adds soulful soothing sounds on the tenor saxophone, the prodigy of Johnathan Davis holds down the bottom and the super fine percussion prowess of Jake Fine keeps everything in time. The Leister Quartet continues to keep audiences captivated and coming back for more.
Finding his voice within the sonic syllables of the tenor saxophone, Jay Fenner shares the meaning of life through original compositions and his own interpretations of the classics. Jay regularly performs in the tri-state area as the lead sax-man for the Leister quartet as well as several saxophone ensemble.