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

  • 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
  • Private Party NYC
    Sun, Aug 15
    New York
    Aug 15, 7:00 PM
    New York, New York, NY, USA
    Private Party NYC
  • Blue Note Women in Jazz
    Tue, Jul 20
    Jul 20, 6:00 PM
    Honolulu, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
    Mike Lewis Presents Women in Jazz
  • Island Kings Private Party
    Wed, Jul 07
    Maui County
    Jul 07, 7:00 PM
    Maui County, Maui, Hawaii, USA
    Wedding Celebrations
  • Private Function
    Fri, Jul 02
    Jul 02, 1:40 AM
    Honolulu, Waialae - Kahala, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Patriotic Trio
  • Medici's Supper Club
    Fri, Jun 25
    Jun 25, 7:00 PM HST
    Medici"s, 2754 Woodlawn Dr, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Mike Lewis Presents Joie Yasha Jazz
  • Trad Jazz, Private Function
    Jun 25, 12:00 PM
    Kailua, Kailua, HI, USA
    New Orleans Style, 2nd Line Trad
  • 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!
  • 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
  • Tribute to Miles Davis
    Sun, May 02
    May 02, 6:00 PM – 10:40 PM
    Honolulu, 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA
    A tribute to one of the greatest Jazz trumpeters by Mike Lewis and Friends
  • The Lucky Kidz at Hawaiian Aroma Cafe
    Apr 09, 6:00 PM
    Honolulu, Beachcomber Waikiki Hotel, 2300 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA
    Get your groove on SERIOUSLY to house music and live horns featuring the phenominal Baron Raymunde, Mike Lewis, and Yours Truly
  • Oahu Pacific Club
    Fri, Mar 12
    The Pacific Clulb
    Mar 12, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    The Pacific Clulb, 1451 Queen Emma St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Enjoy big band music with Joie Yasha and Mike Lewis at the Oahu Pacific Club.


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



1215 S Kihei Rd
Kihei, Maui County 96753

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