At the Vail Jazz Festival

Copyright 2013. Joel Frahm. All rights reserved.


     "Live at Smalls"

 Sept.   4-7

Joel will perform at the Vail Jazz Festival in Vail, CO. For further details and future appearances, see Joel's schedule.


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"...a post-bop tenor saxophonist with a deft and assertive command." -- The New York Times

Joel Frahm​

This CD includes several original tunes written by Joel. It was recorded before a live audience at Smalls Jazz Club in New York City.

  • What's Your Beat?9:39
  • 01 Bob's Blues (Album Version)0:00
  • Chelsea Bridge10:44

   A regular on the New York City club circuit, Joel Frahm has appeared alongside musicians such as Brad Mehldau, Bill Charlap and Matt Wilson and has recorded with Diane Schuur, Kurt Elling, Jane Monheit and other top jazz artists. Fans know him for his big tenor sound -- fluid, inventive and filled with passion. Downbeat Magazine's critics' poll has named him a rising star.