Take in some of the most tranquil Contemporary Jazz melodies of one of the most sought-after musicians in the Southeast, Darius Starks. With a mesmerizing sound and soulful performances, Darius has captivated audiences on a national scale. A graduate of Newberry College and inspired by his mother, Darius has earned numerous awards and shared the stage with renowned artists. Don't miss the chance to experience Darius' vibrant shows that will leave you with a memorable and energetic aura.
Sunday, December 17, 2023 at 6:00 P.M.
Standard price: $45 Tier 2
Standard price: $40 Tier 3
Standard price: $35
One of the most sought-after musicians in the southeast, Darius Starks is a professional saxophonist, delivering tranquil Contemporary Jazz to the music scene. A native of Irmo, South Carolina, Darius is a graduate of Newberry College where he studied Music and concentrated his studies in Jazz.
For more than 18 years, Darius Starks has been sharing exhilarating music on a national scale. Darius developed his love and passion for music given the inspiration of his mother, Artena Starks, a pianist and choir director. Developing a transcending and mesmerizing sound, Darius has earned numerous awards and recognitions including The Most Valuable Player with the Newberry College Big Band and The Outstanding Soloist Award at The New Orleans Jazz Festival.
Darius has established his presence within the southeastern region with regularly sold-out performances. His soulful performances have placed high demands on his booking requests. It is without a doubt that Darius's vibrant performances propel you on a memorable, energetic aura. Darius has shared the stage with international musicians, including Gordon Chambers, Eric Roberson, Angélla Christie, Conrad Herwig, Delfeayo Marsalis, and Al Chez. Additionally, he has performed on the television show, “On Point with Cynthia Hardy”.