A live music theatrical representation of the Darryl Reeves' sophomore release, jazz musicians arrive on planet Mercury to find instruments that they quickly acclimate as part of their beings or alter egos. Journey into sound through jazz fusion, hip-hop, multimedia and special guest vocalists that unveil Darryl Reeves' new album, Mercury.
A very talented and innovative artist, Darryl Reeves is a saxophonist that effortlessly merges the lines between funk, soul & hip-hop, expressed from a platform rooted in jazz. Reeves attended the Northwestern Performing & Visual Arts Center in Miami. Reeves studied music at Jackson State University. He completed his Masters of Music at the University of New Orleans, where he studied with Terence Blanchard and performed with Delfeayo Marsalis. Reeves released the funky and playful Diary of a Bandstand, to ample acclaim. It featured Robert Glasper, Russell Gunn & Quamon Fowler and cemented Reeves' reputation for presenting a new outlook on the sound, style and production of jazz music. He has performed and recorded with notable artists including Roy Ayers, The O'Jays, Frank McComb, Angie Stone, Kirk Whalum, Jill Scott, Phonte,Toku, Janelle Monae, Young Jeezy, B.O.B. and T-Pain.