Celebrate the music of Joni Mitchell with the Laura Coyle and Trey Wright Quintet performing Joni’s hits “Woodstock”, “Big Yellow Taxi”, and “Carey” along with selections from her classic 1970’s albumsBlue, Hejira,andThe Hissing of Summer Lawns. Visithttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PwTkV8zXRUto hear the quintet’s arrangement of Joni Mitchell’s “The Hissing of Summer Lawns” off Trey’s recent Blue Canoe Records releaseBegin Again.
Over the past decade, vocalist Laura Coyle and guitarist Trey Wright have established themselves as first-call musicians on the the Atlanta jazz scene. In 2017 they began their duo project, and have since performed at theAthens Jazz Festival, the Roswell Arts Festival, Morgan Hall at Kennesaw State University, Agnes Scott College, the Red Light Café, Venkman’s, Hendershots in Athens, Churchill Grounds Jazz Sessions at Mason Tavern, and the Columbus Jazz Society concert series at The Loft. For this tribute to Joni Mitchell, the duo will be joined bysaxophonist Mace Hibbard (of Lyle Lovett’s Large Band), bassist Robert Dickson, and drummer Justin Chesarek (Professor of Jazz Percussion at KSU).
Laura Coyle & Trey Wright salute the contributions of great women in music, including Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Dolly Parton, Astrud Gilberto and more, at this listening room concert series at The Coffee Vineyard in Holly Springs. We'll play favorite songs and talk about the stories and influences of the women who made them everlasting. 2 sets of music with a break in-between. Join us! Tickets are 20$
From 3-6pm, The Laura Coyle & Trey Wright Duo are part of Marta's Artbound Live, bringing live music to stations around Atlanta!
Please Note: This concert has been postponed until further notice. Our apologies! Jazz Athens GA, is looking for an alternate location, and we’ll let you know as soon as the concert is rescheduled.
We’re sharing the bill with Athens band Clouds for an intimate evening of jazz and Bossa Nova!
Jazz Athens GA presents Clouds and Laura Coyle & Trey Wright
Doors open at 6p.m.! Show starts at 7p.m.and ends at 9:30p.m.. As always, light appetizers and wine/beer are complimentary.
Tickets are $20 in advance (limited pre-sale tix) until May 15th (on sale now!) and $25 at the door.
While some chairs will be provided, lawn chairs and blankets are welcome!
The address will be revealed 24 hours prior to the show, though this concert will take place at a lovely Athens residence off of 129. Weather permitting, the performance will take place on a lakeside bandstand.
Facbook Event Link Laura Coyle & Trey Wright duo plays this outdoor concert series with food trucks from 6-8pm. It’s free, open to the public, and you are welcome to bring blankets and chairs. Hapeville First United Methodist Church 3510 Atlanta Ave. Hapeville, GA 30354