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01 November 2017

Dee Dee Bridgewater


Dee Dee Bridgewater( a three-time Grammy Award-winning) is a fantastic live performer. One of today’s leading female jazz vocals stars. She has worked with all the greats instrumentalists, such as Sonny Rollins, Dizzy Gillespie, Dexter Gordon among others. “Dee Dee Bridgewater has a technique and musicality that bests most performers of her generation.” (The Guardian) and her understanding of the great American song book makes pretenders pale in comparison.
02 October 2017

Dr. Lonnie Smith


Dr. Lonnie Smith has often been hailed as a “Legend,” a “Living Musical Icon,” and as the most creative jazz organist by a slew of music publications. Jazz Times magazine describes him as “a riddle wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a turban!” Always ahead of the curve, it is no surprise Dr. Smith’s fan-base is truly worldwide.


LIEBMAN / SWALLOW / NUSSBAUM – Three Jazz Giants with a program of originals and standards! The intimacy of the trio setting gives everyone big exposure, and the fact that there is no harmony instrument provides lots of freedom for Liebman. the Album: We Three“ is a treat for the ears, 12 songs by three of jazz' strongest players. The group combines decades of experience, friendship and the player's mutual respect and affection radiates through the music's easy grace. Amazing Album !

30 March 2017

Harold Mabern


The magic of the legendary "Mr. Big Hands" of jazz -  Harold Mabern credits Errol Garner, Phineas Newborn, Ahmad Jamal and Bud Powell as his main mentors, but the influence of Blues pianists like Memphis Slim can also be detected in his playing. In Mabern’s own words: “… I think of myself today as a blues pianist who understands jazz.”

25 March 2017

Bill Frisell


One of the leading guitarists in jazz since the late 1980s, Frisell's eclectic music touches on progressive folk, classical music, country music, noise and more. He is known for using an array of effects to create unique sounds from his instrument.

18 March 2017

Kenny Garrett


The fiery alto player and former Miles Davis sideman delivers with his 5tete a program of original, driving tunes dedicated to various influences.

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