Keyon Harrold is a talented trumpeter/composer/ Platinum music producer from the same hometown as legend Miles Davis, Saint Louis, Missouri. He has one of the most fresh and unique approaches to improvisation on the jazz scene today. He is a graduate of New School University Mannes Jazz Program. He is a protégé of the esteemed voice of jazz, Wynton Marsalis who speaks of Keyon in a Down Beat magazine article Talkin' Trumpets Marsalis saids, Keyon Harrold is the future of the trumpet and he is one of the most sought after trumpeters in the world.
He (harrold) has studied trumpet with such masters as Jimmy Owens Laurie Frink, Susan Slaughter, Charles Tolliver, Cecil Bridgewater, and Eddie Henderson and he (harrold) now reciprocates what he has been taught to scores of other musicians whether it be trumpet, jazz , or music production theory to all levels of musicians. Harrold’s debut album Introducing Keyon Harrold is available on the Criss Cross label; a label that prides itself on finding the new gems in jazz.
April 02, 2017
StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: A Keyon Harrold sampler
April 22, 2015
Jazz this week: Robert Glasper Experiment with Keyon Harrold; Black...
May 29, 2014
Jazz This Week: Jazz Edge Big Band with Russell Gunn and Keyon Harrold,...
July 28, 2010
Jazz This Week: Kevin Eubanks, Keyon Harrold, RNR with Rick Braun and...
July 22, 2010
Jazz St.Louis Offering Discounts on Tickets for Legacy Jazz Quintet,...
July 11, 2010
STLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Spotlight on Keyon Harrold
October 14, 2009
Notes from the Net: New Releases from Marty Ehrlich and Keyon Harrold,...