A cohesive, tight-knit unit featuring some of the most creative performers on today’s jazz scene, Metta Quintet is fueled by a collective, open-minded musical curiosity. The group is equally dedicated to blazing new artistic trails, music education, and community service. The quintet maintains a robust touring schedule and has released numerous critically acclaimed recordings, including Big Drum, Small World and Subway Songs. For their performance at the Barclay, the quintet will be joined on several numbers by select young jazz musicians from local schools and professional guest artists from Southern California.
Metta Quintet is the official resident ensemble of JazzReach Performing Arts & Education Association, Inc.