The Gibbes Museum and Charleston Jazz are delighted to share the virtual series From the Archives: Art of Jazz Edition. Due to COVID-19, as an alternative to live and in person performances, each month Charleston Jazz releases a full Art of Jazz performance on Facebook and YouTube.
Enjoy The Absolutes from the comfort of home on Thursday, July 16, 2020 from 7:00 – 8:00 pm. Admission is free. The Absolutes originally performed live on August 15, 2018. For more information and links to the performance, click here.
During the final show of the 2nd Annual Art of Jazz Series, The Absolutes saxophonist Kevin Patton and pianist Maxx Bradley debuted eight original compositions inspired by artwork on exhibit at The Gibbes Museum. The quartet included Fisher Wilson on bass and Miller Boone on drums. The Absolutes are former members of the College of Charleston Jazz Combo, which is under the direction of Robert Lewis. See the full set list here.