Roy Anthony Hargrove (born October 16, 1969) is an American jazz trumpeter. He won worldwide notice after winning two Grammy Awards for differing types of music, in 1997 and in 2002. Hargrove has played primarily with jazz musicians including Wynton Marsalis and Herbie Hancock.
Hargrove was the bandleader of the progressive group The RH Factor, which combined elements of jazz, funk, hip-hop, soul, and gospel music. Its members have included Chalmers "Spanky" Alford, Pino Palladino, James Poyser, Jonathan Batiste and Bernard Wright.
One of the best jazz trumpeters of all time, Roy Hargrove is an iconic, versatile jazz musician who has introduced elements of jazz, funk, hip-hop, soul and gospel to his music and won worldwide notice after receiving two Grammy Awards. Hargrove has played with an impressive array of all types of musicians, but primarily with jazz musicians including Wynton Marsalis and Herbie Hancock. An incredible artist not to be missed in a venue of this intamacy.
Tickets are $30, Please call 215-600-0220 for reservations.
June 18 & 19, 7:00 & 9:00pm
South Jazz Kitchen
600 N. Broad St.