Jazz Trumpet & Vocalist
Joel Lehman, Band Leader | Trumpet | Vocals
Business leader by day, Joel has played all over Milwaukee since moving to town in 2018. His voice and collection of unique Monette trumpets bring new life to the standards, and his storytelling carries the audience along for the ride. Playing at venues ranging from Jazz in the Park, Blu at the Pfister, Hotel St Kate's, Bar Centro, Riverwest Pizza, Lupi and Iris, Ally's Bistro, The Jazz Estate, SIP MKE, Transfer Pizzeria and numerous corporate events, private celebrations and senior centers, Joel touches a wide variety of audiences, styles and events.
Joel performs regularly in Milwaukee, Chicago and Minneapolis, where he plays clubs, jam sessions, senior centers and weddings with groups sized to the event. His unique sound and his captivating storytelling ensure that audiences stay engaged. Joel performs exclusively on Monette instruments.
Inspirations: Miles Davis, Wynton Marsalis, Chuck Mangione, Chet Baker
September 7: Windsor Park, Carol Stream 6-7pm
GIL Jazz, featuring Marianne Kim
September 14: Hentzen Coatings 100th (private)
GIL Jazz, with Victor Campbell, Aaron Van Oudenallen, Dan Schneck and Michael Arnold
September 14: MCH Milwaukee 5-7pm (private)
BD and GIL Jazz, with BD Greer and Dan Schneck
September 22: Bar Centro, Milwaukee 8-10pm
September 24: Mezcalero, Greenfield 1-2pm
Headliner for the JU Jazz Jam, with Sam Steffke, Joe Turano, Dwayne Williams and Joe Zarcone
September 27: Terova, Mequon 2:30-4pm
GIL Jazz with Dan Schneck