On April 14th, 2017 Ricky Exton founded his eight piece ensemble called Octo Jazz.  They had their maiden voyage at the locally hip and trendy Jazz club called The Bopstop in Cleveland, Ohio.  Octo Jazz  features Ricky Exton as Drummer/band leader as well as some of Cleveland’s finest Jazz musician’s.  The ensemble pays homage to some of the great Jazz arrangers including but not limited to the “West Coast” or “Cool” style of Jazz as well as some original compositions and arrangements by Exton and other members of the band.

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