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MUSIC FOR THE SOUL

Saxophones, Flute and Vocals

They say that music is the language of the soul, and nothing could be truer about this Musician. An inspirational artist, Joie Taylor has earned her reputation as a talented musician and skillful performer. From live gigs to studio sessions and more, Joie Taylor continues to touch fans around the world with her distinct and enjoyable musical style.

 

Upcoming Events

  • Creation
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Nov 27
    Kihei
    Nov 27, 8:00 PM – 9:10 PM
    Kihei, 1280 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, HI 96753, USA
    Be uplifted by energizing drumming, inspiring dance, and aerial arts on silks, lyra, and trapeze. Creation is a phenomenal dynamic show featuring Maui’s best aerial artists from Uplift Maui, dancers and live African drumming, with original music by Joie Yasha. Recharge, enjoy, and be entertained and
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  • Creation
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Nov 27
    Kihei
    Nov 27, 6:00 PM – 7:10 PM
    Kihei, 1280 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, HI 96753, USA
    Be uplifted by energizing drumming, inspiring dance, and aerial arts on silks, lyra, and trapeze. Creation is a phenomenal dynamic show featuring Maui’s best aerial artists from Uplift Maui, dancers and live African drumming, with original music by Joie Yasha. Recharge, enjoy, and be entertained and
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  • Queen of Swing: Gunhild Carling
    Nov 12, 6:00 PM
    Kihei, Kihei, HI 96753, USA
    ProArts Playhouse, Mana'o Radio, Hawaii Jazz & Global Media Productions present Sweden's Gunhild Carling, a world-renowned jazz musician and multi-instrumentalist who has featured with Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox, among others. Famous for her ability to play three trumpets at the same time, G
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  • Blue Note Does Blue Note
    Thu, Nov 04
    Blue Note Hawaii
    Nov 04, 6:30 PM
    Blue Note Hawaii, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
    A tribute to the most famous Blue Note recordings of artists such as: Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Cannonball Adderly, Thelonius Monk, John Coltrane, Wayne Shorter, Lee Morgan, Cassandra Wilson, Horace Silver, Art Blakey. Featuring special guest saxophonist Allan Wong with Ethan Capone, Bruce Hamata
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  • Jazz Sunday Wailea
    Sun, Oct 24
    Wailea-Makena
    Oct 24, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Wailea-Makena, Wailea, Wailea-Makena, HI 96753, USA
    A sunset Wailea event of jazz great food and ocean views!
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  • Latin Jazz at the Blue Note
    Sun, Oct 10
    Blue Note Hawaii
    Oct 10, 6:00 PM
    Blue Note Hawaii, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
    HOT LATIN JAZZ MUSIC OF TITO PUENTE DIZZY GILLESPIE SANTANA MICHEL CAMILO JOBIM MANGIONE DIZZY GILLESPIE CHICK COREA ARTURO SANDOVAL & MORE BLUE NOTE WAIKIKI Sunday 10/10 shows 6 & 8:30
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  • Big Band Tribute
    Tue, Aug 31
    Honolulu
    Aug 31, 6:00 PM
    Honolulu, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
    Tribute to Big Bands Count Bassie, Duke Ellington, Glen Miller etc.
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  • Private Party NYC
    Sun, Aug 15
    New York
    Aug 15, 7:00 PM
    New York, New York, NY, USA
    Private Party NYC
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  • Blue Note Stevie Wonder Tribute
    Jul 29, 6:00 PM
    Honolulu, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
    The Best of Stevie in Hawaii by Mike Lewis
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  • Blue Note Women in Jazz
    Tue, Jul 20
    Honolulu
    Jul 20, 6:00 PM
    Honolulu, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
    Mike Lewis Presents Women in Jazz
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  • Island Kings Private Party
    Wed, Jul 07
    Maui County
    Jul 07, 7:00 PM
    Maui County, Maui, Hawaii, USA
    Wedding Celebrations
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  • Private Function
    Fri, Jul 02
    Honolulu
    Jul 02, 1:40 AM
    Honolulu, Waialae - Kahala, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Patriotic Trio
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  • Medici's Supper Club
    Fri, Jun 25
    Medici"s
    Jun 25, 7:00 PM HST
    Medici"s, 2754 Woodlawn Dr, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Mike Lewis Presents Joie Yasha Jazz
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  • Trad Jazz, Private Function
    Jun 25, 12:00 PM
    Kailua, Kailua, HI, USA
    New Orleans Style, 2nd Line Trad
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  • Blue Note Mary J Blige Tribute
    Jun 17, 6:00 PM
    Honolulu, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
    Mike Lewis & Friends present The Music of Mary J Blige, featuring vocalists Riya Davis, Mel Diallo, Joie Yasha, Chardonnay & Sheroc!
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  • Blue Note Motown Tribute
    Sun, Jun 06
    Blue Note Hawaii
    Jun 06, 1:00 PM
    Blue Note Hawaii, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA
    Motown magic in Paradise! Two Shows 1pm Brunch, 6:30pm Dinner
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BIO

A Musical Journey

Joie Taylor is a passionate Musician and a talented instrumentalist. Based in Maui,HI Joie Taylor has a storied history of live performances, musical arrangements, and professional recording sessions. With a professional career in Atlanta,GA, Ithaca, NY, India, and Maui she has toured the US and Europe.  A jazz foundation as an undergraduate music minor with Clark Atlanta University Jazz Orchestra founded by Dizzy Gillespie with all completely original scores instilled in her with strong technique, reading, ear, passion and soul of Jazz. As a member of the CAU Jazz Orchestra she toured Europe and played the following jazz festivals in the year 2000: The Hague, Montreux, Jazz Vienne, Paris, Brussels, Rome and Florence.  In addition as orchestra member she was in concert with Nancy WIlson, Gladys Night, Lou Rawls, Lilo Shifffron, and James Moody.


Since then as a independent musician in ensemble she has been in concert with grammy winning and nominated artists including Mauisiki Scales and the Common Ground, Kebbi Williams, Javon Jackson, John Cruz, Delfayo Marsalis, Samite, Larry Coryell, Phillip Harper, Roy Ayers and in ensembles at Cornell University, her graduate school Alma Mata, supporting, Donald Byrd, and Joshua Redman. 

She has been a featured musician at the Blue Note Hawaii, as well as in the Maui Jazz and Blues Festival 2016, and Jazz Maui Festival 2018, 2019, and 2020 along with award winning musicians Benny Uyetake, Rock Hendricks, Mike Lewis, Sheryl Renee, and LaFrae Sci.

Tenor Sax, Flute, Vocals, Baritone Saxophone, Soprano and Alto Sax!

To book Joie Yasha for your next event contact her at joiectaylor@gmail.com

 

CONTACT

1215 S Kihei Rd
Kihei, Maui County 96753
USA

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