Without losing sight of strong composition, local group Atlantis Jazz Quartet creates modern jazz with an improvisational flair. The band, made up of saxophonist Brandon Wozniak, guitarist Zacc Harris, bassist Chris Bates, and drummer Pete Hennig, explores a variety of genres, effortlessly changing up rhythms, styles, and tones.

The band has become a welcome emblem of originality in the modern jazz scene, receiving national attention for its jazz genre knowledge and its assimilation of multiple influences. The quartet takes the stage at Icehouse for the weekly JT’s Jazz Implosion series, providing multilayered compositions that appeal to a variety of listeners. 9:30 p.m. $5. 21+ —RO

Icehouse, 2528 Nicollet Ave. S., Mpls., 612-276-6523, icehousempls.com

(Featured image: photo by Shelly Mosman)