Based in New York City and formed by drummer Jonathan Barber, Vision Ahead features alto saxophonist Godwin Louis, guitarist Andrew Renfroe, pianist Taber Gable, and bassist Matt Dwonszyk. Barber, Renfroe, Gable, and Dwonszyk met while matriculating at the Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz (Hartt School of Music) and later connected with Louis in New York. Jonathan Barber & Vision Ahead debuted as a quintet in January 2017, performing at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola. Vision Ahead means to carry on a legacy forward, striving to breakthrough barriers reaching towards your goal. This bands hope is to spark a fresh musical style that is relevant with today’s generation.
Jonathan Barber & Vision Ahead
DCJF Performance Date(s) and Venue(s)
June 16, 2018 3:00PM
Hyatt House Washington DC / The Wharf Southwest
725 Wharf Street, SW
Washington, District of Columbia