Derek Lassiter: “Secular Spirituals”
January 26 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm| $20
Derek Lassiter returns to the Red Poppy to present new songs along with songs from past releases. He will be joined by long-time collaborators Tammy L. Hall and Art Khu for an evening of jazz, soul, and beyond.
Derek Lassiter – vocals
Tammy L. Hall – piano
Art Khu – bass, guitar
Elé Howell – drums
Maritri Garrett – vocals
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Vocalist and songwriter Derek Lassiter, a native New Yorker, has called the Bay Area home for many years now. A mainstay on the art scene, Lassiter has performed at many venues and counts the Red Poppy Art House among his favorites. Rooted in jazz and soul, his influences run the gamut from Abbey Lincoln, Jimmy Scott, and Shirley Horn to Luther Vandross, Sting, Solange, and Bjork. His latest release, Music Outside, is available through all major online music sites.