Jazz is Alive!
The Eric Byrd Trio are Washington DC's premier Jazz musicians whose vision is to glorify the age of traditional jazz while providing an energetic and modern approach to standards and original compositions at the same time. As true ambassadors of jazz, the Eric Byrd Trio have performed internationally for over 10 years. With several studio albums released, the EBT has enjoyed immense popularity and recognition from fans and government officials alike. They are former Kennedy Center/United States State Department Jazz Ambassadors which provided them the opportunity to tour countries like Colombia, Bolivia, Chile, Peru, Honduras and Trinidad.
- Eric Byrd: Lead Vocalist, Piano
- Bhagwan Khalsa: Bass
- Alphonso Young: Drums
Eric Byrd Trio: International Jazz Ambassadors
Their international touring includes concerts at the Montreux Switzerland Jazz Festival, multiple tours of South America, an appearance at a world music festival in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, the country of Estonia, Italy and Scotland. We are our tag line: 21st Century Swing.