Steel Pan Artist Leon Foster ThomasConcerts & Performances
Steel Pan virtuoso Leon Foster Thomas is a unique force in modern jazz. All About Jazz has labeled him as “the next big thing on his instrument” (Dan Bilawsky). Examiner.com asserts that “his gift is an ability to bring forth any style with abandon, and play his steel pan as if it belonged in jazz all along” (Carol Bank Weber). The New York Amsterdam News has described his playing as “riveting, his artistry as unrivaled and his stage personality as dominant” (Misani). His latest release, Brand New Mischief, highlights his penchant for lyricism, his creativity as a composer. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 on the day of show.