“The Mayor’s Ball – Live Jazz every Tuesday” 8pm
Rob Dixon, Clint Breeze, Steven Jones head up an ever revolving line-up of Indy’s best musicians for a raucous night of Jazz, Soul and Rye every Tuesday at The Trap. This is the ONLY thing you’ll wanna do on a Tuesday night. We have all kinds of bourbon and whiskey on special and new tastings every week. Plus, Troy will tap our ‘beer of the week’ early in the evening. So don’t be a sap, come snap your cap at The Trap.
Free Live Jazz at the Trap every Tuesday.
Nationally recognized Saxophonist, Rob Dixon has worked with a wide variety of Artists, from Illinois Jacquet to Ali from “a tribe called quest”. In addition to working full time as a musician, Dixon works for the Owlstudios record label and is one of the principle organizers for Indy Jazz Fest (An annual jazz festival in Indianapolis IN).
A graduate Hampton University, Rob Dixon continued studies At Indiana University in the Masters of Music program under the Direction of David Baker. In the subsequent years following Rob Dixon established himself as a professional musician, working with the Count Basie band, Rufus Reid,, Composer Bill Lee (spike lee’s father), Illinois Jacquet, Jonah Jones, Mike Clark’s “Indigo Blue” as well as many others. Dixon returned to Indianapolis in 2002 and started Triology (the first group to be signed by the Owlstudios record label). Recently one of Rob Dixon’s original compositions (“Soul Talk”) (performed by Derrick Gardner and the Jazz Prophets) has been featured in the major motion picture “Big Stan” (a Rob Schneider directorial debut). Currently Rob Dixon is working with Derrick Gardner, Mike Clark, Steve Allee and Cynthia Layne on a regular basis.