Saxophonist David Yee and guitarist Julian Jimenez will host tonight's jazz session at Bar Thalia.
Originally from San Jose, California, David studied music at the University of Portland in Oregon. Since moving to NYC in 2015 he has performed with various jazz, rock, pop, funk, and R&B artists as well as his own groups at venues including B.B. Kings, The Bitter End, Silvana, Shrine, The David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center, Ginny's Supper Club, Gin Fizz, Rockwood Music Hall, Groove, Caffe Vivaldi, Arlene's Grocery, Columbia University, The Exit Zero Jazz Festival in Cape May, NJ, Brooklyn Bazaar, The Montauk Club, DROM, Club Macanudo, Mercury Lounge, and The Louis Armstrong House.
Originally from Spain, Julian Jimenez studied jazz guitar at Berklee College of Music and later at the Aaron Copland School of Music. Influenced by styles ranging from flamenco and rock to jazz, he has performed all over the Northeast coast of the United States, Puerto Rico, Ecuador, Italy, and Spain.