Grammy-nominated saxophonist, composer, and bandleader Patrick Bartley, Jr. leads formed his orchestra at Jazz In Lincoln Center in a celebration of the seminal recordings of the jazz age legends Bix Beiderbecke and Frankie Trumbauer. Since then the all-star band of who is who in the new hot jazz movement has taken the traditional jazz world by storm establishing itself as one of the leading ensembles of the hot jazz revial.

One of the most versatile leading young jazz reedmen of his generation, Bartley has appeared on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert along with Jon Batiste & Stay Human and has been featured in the Emmy-nominated HBO special “Wynton Marsalis: A Young Arts Masterclass.”