Joshua Walker

Joshua Walker

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joshuawalker.net A modern and progressive group exploring the parameters of jazz music while still respecting the tradition. All original music performed with creativity and passion and utilizing many different styles.

Biography


Joshua Walker's group is a unique all instrumental group. The group can be described as Progressive Jazz or Fusion. The four members have played together for about a year, logging many performance hours together and in other groups in clubs, venues, and festivals in The Untied States and Canada. They truly enjoy creating their art and this is evident upon hearing them play together.
Joshua Walker has performed at The Montreal International Jazz Festival, The International Jazz Educator's Conference and Rex in Toronto, 2008, and has opened up for Randy Brecker, and Pat and Joe LaBarbara. He has appeared on the same concert bill as Charlie Byrd and The Washington Guitar Quintet.
The group is truly an original sounding unit but is influenced by everything from the music of saxophonists like Gary Thomas and Greg Osby to guitarists Pat Metheny and John Scofield to groups such as Soulive and Medeski , Martin, and Wood.

Discography

Joshua Walker - 'Inertia' - September 2007

Set List

1.The 11th Hour
2. The Muse
3. The Forgotten
4.Duvall Street
5. The Eocene Sea
6. Puerta Barrios
7. Chrysalis
Generally wil perform 3 - 45 minute sets or 2 longer sets.
Covers usually consist of jazz and contemporary jazz, but almost always play only original music.