ob Dixon returns to Lafayette, IN with his new group "From the 317" Tuesday June 13th. Rob is seasoned, sought after performer on national jazz scene and we honored to be hosting a man of stature at the brewery!
Doors 5pm / Music 6pm / $10 advanced tickets
Indianapolis-based saxophonist Rob Dixon has enjoyed the varied routine of a successful jazz musician, teaching courses at IUPUI (urban research center, offering degrees from both Indiana and Purdue universities) and area high schools, playing with his band Trilogy at the Chatterbox and Mousetrap, making frequent recording sessions as a sought-after sideman. An Indianapolis Jazz Hall of Fame Inductee, Dixon has also booked other musicians as well as contributing insights and influence on the local scene from his purview as Artistic Director of Indy Jazz Fest, Naptown’s most culturally significant jazz occasion.
Rob has collaborated, performed and recorded with numerous national and Indianapolis based groups including Illinois Jacquet, Rufus Reid, Composer Bill Lee, The Count Basie Orchestra, Weldon Irving, Ali Shaheed Muhammad of tribe called quest, The Cleveland Heritage Jazz Orchestra, Drummer Mike Clark, The Headhunters, Cyn Layne, Melvin Rhyne, Charlie Hunter, The Smithsonian Masterworks Jazz Orchestra, Composer and Pianist Steve Allee, Guitarist Dave Stryker and the Buselli Wallarab Jazz Orchestra.