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Stephen Philip Harvey Octet – Concert

June 20 @ 8:00 pm 10:00 pm

The Lounge

$15 – 20

Stephen Philip Harvey Octet

Saxophonist Stephen Philip Harvey and his band bring jazz innovation and elemental inspiration to The Lounge in Northside on June 20.

Experience the fusion of jazz innovation inspiration as saxophonist, composer, and bandleader Stephen Philip Harvey takes the stage. Joined by his band, the Stephen Philip Harvey Octet (SPH8). Enjoy an evening of music and celebrate the release of the band’s latest album.


Don’t miss the magic of the Stephen Philip Harvey Octet in concert. Hear the exhilarating sounds of Elemental (Live) and Live at Radio Artifact to life on stage. Mark your calendars for a night of unforgettable music and prepare to be transported on a musical journey.

Elemental Live

What to Expect

Recorded at Radio Artifact in Cincinnati, the SPH8 delivers a musical journey inspired by the elements. The concert features dynamic arrangements by jazz legends Wayne Shorter and Tim Green alongside Harvey’s original compositions.

From the driving vamps to the modern harmonies and myriad textures, Harvey and his ensemble weave together a rich tapestry of sound that transcends genres, seamlessly blending jazz with classical, pop, funk, hip-hop, rock, and Gospel elements. It’s a sonic exploration reflecting Harvey’s diverse musical influences and creative spirit.

Join us as we delve into the boundless realms of musical expression with the SPH8, a collective of eight exceptionally talented musicians from the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions of the United States. With their unmatched virtuosity and passion for pushing the boundaries of jazz, SPH8 promises to deliver an evening of music that will leave you spellbound.

About the Stephen Harvey

Stephen Philip Harvey (1992) is an African American saxophonist, composer, arranger, and educator.
As a musician and bandleader, Stephen has toured throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions of the United States. He leads his ensembles with a drive to explore various avenues in improvisation and composition.

These ensembles include his chordless trio SPH+2, electric quintet, Sphinx, mid-sized jazz combo, Stephen Philip Harvey Octet, and large ensemble, the Stephen Philip Harvey Jazz Orchestra.

As a composer and arranger, Stephen has worked with diverse musicians and instrumentations, composing for solo instruments, wind ensembles, jazz combos, and large ensembles. It is his practice to funnel his eclectic musical background into his compositions, fusing Jazz and Classical with Pop, Funk, Hip-Hop, Rock, and Gospel. Ensembles at universities throughout the USA perform his compositions.

Instagram: @stephenpharvey
Facebook: Stephen Philip Harvey – Saxophonist and Composer

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June 20
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
$15 – $20
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The Lounge at Liberty Exhibition Hall

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3938 Spring Grove Avenue
3938 Spring Grove Avenue
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