Dan Thomas (pictured) is returning to St. Louis to play at 8:00 p.m., Friday, May 3 and Saturday. May 4 at Robbie's House of Jazz.
Thomas, a native Canadian who is associate director of jazz studies and co-chair of the division of jazz studies at UMKC's conservatory of music, will play with his band Voyage, which also includes Wayne Hawkins on piano, Forest Stewart on bass, and Mike Warren on drums.
The group will be promoting their eponymous debut CD, released last fall, and will be performing original music and "some interesting twists on rarely heard standards," said Thomas in an email to StLJN.
Tickets for Dan Thomas and Voyage at Robbie's House of Jazz are $10 for general admission, $5 for students, and can be purchased online via the club's website or at the door.