Born: March 16, 1963 Primary Instrument: Guitar
The David Joel Quartet is an original contemporary jazz-fusion group steeped in the jazz tradition but with many other musical influences as well. The group's compositions range in style from straight ahead jazz, rock, fusion, funk, and gospel which the group weaves into a unique and aesthetic style all it’s own. Composer/guitarist David Joel has performed throughout the east coast, in Europe and Japan, and is joined by some of Philadelphia’s finest jazz musicians: John Stenger - keys, Paul Gehman - bass and Dan Monaghan drums.
The group is an exciting, progressive, electric jazz ensemble employing the traditions of jazz melody, harmony and form, in a contemporary format...