Joe Lewis

Joe Lewis, a native Mobilian, has backed artists such as Millie Jackson, Redd Foxx, and in concert with Ray Charles. He has recorded with renowned trombonist Fred Wesley, the accomplished pianist Roy Merriwether and opened for Lou Rawls, Chemistry and Authur Prysock. Early in his career he was a member of the United States Air Force Band performing in the United States and Europe. He has played with the Excelsior Band for over 30 years. He is also an accomplished producer, arranger, composer, music instructor (saxophone, flute, clarinet, and piano).