Jacob Collier Plays Miner Auditorium on June 9th at 9:30pm
Jacob Collier is a British musician who has been captivating audiences around the world with his innovative approach to music-making. A prodigious talent from a young age, Collier’s music is characterized by its eclectic mix of genres, virtuosic instrumentation, and intricate vocal harmonies.
Collier first gained attention in 2011 with his viral YouTube videos, in which he performed multi-part a cappella covers of popular songs. Since then, he has released several critically acclaimed albums, including his debut “In My Room” and the more recent “Djesse” series, which features collaborations with a diverse range of artists such as Herbie Hancock, Jessie Reyez, and Ty Dolla $ign.
Collier’s music is difficult to categorize, as he draws on a wide range of influences including jazz, soul, funk, and classical music. His songs often feature complex harmonies and time signatures, and he frequently employs innovative techniques such as pitch-shifting and vocal looping to create his unique sound.