Hermann's 1st Annual Jazz Festival: Trio Series, BeatBack, Feat. Wes Carroll Guitar, Travis Short, Cyril Lojda
Fri. June 29th 5:00pm doors at 4:00pm (No Minors)
This trio is made up of storytellers who travel from spacious valleys to funky marshlands with the sole-goal of whisking jazz into a new kind of froth. They perform both instrumental and vocal songs, receiving inspiration from John Scofield, Bill Withers and Wes Montgomery. Through their 20 month stay at the Empress, their sound has congealed into ... more info
Cyril Lojda (Jazz, Funk, Hip Hop, R&B, Blues)
Cyril Lojda was born in Carlsbad, a spa city in western Bohemia, the Czech Republic. At the age of eighteen he fell in love with Jazz and started to play drums.
In 2009 he studied at Music Conservatory of Jaroslav Jezek in Prague (KJJ) and was part of Milan Svoboda USP big band and also small jazz group called Fanfan Tulipan. This group became the... more info