ABOUT THE CREATIVE CO-FOUNDER OF MODERN WARRIOR LIVE
Catskill Jazz Factoryis a program of the 501c3 23Arts Initiative providing artist residencies and project support to a variety of young, top quality jazz, gospel and contemporary artists. CJF incubates world premiere programs, introduces artists into villages, educational institutions and a host of venues to promote community building through music. CJF serves as a launch point for artists to develop brand new, innovative projects to then present to larger and diverse audiences nationally and abroad. Venues range from mountaintop coffee & donut shops, local schools and diverse community centers across the Hudson Valley to recent concert series collaborations with the New York Botanical Garden, the Fisher Center for Performing Arts at Bard College, Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, Mezzrow Jazz Club, and the New Generation Festival in Florence, Italy.