The Modern Jazz Messengers is a high energy hard swinging Jazz Ensemble led by drummer Sean Dobbins. The group’s repertoire spans from early 1960’s hard bop to contemporary R&B. The Messengers’s purpose is to continue the spirit of the original “Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers” with a modern approach.
Sean Dobbins, drums
Diego Rivera, tenor and soprano saxophones
Vincent Chandler, trombone
Marion Hayden, bass
Mike Jellick, piano