In addition to these forthcoming events featuring Brian Lynch, there is an archive of past performances.
|July 20 - 21, 2018||
w. John Beasley’s “Monk’estra” Septet
Ronnie Scott's Club
47 Frith Street
London, England W1D 4HT
|August 12, 20182:00 PM||
w. Vincent Herring’s “Story Of Jazz: 100 Years”
Born in Kentucky and raised in Vallejo, soulful post-bop alto saxophonist Vincent Herring has played with jazz giants such as trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie and vibraphone pioneer Lionel Hampton. He now surveys jazz music’s century-plus history with “The Story of Jazz: 100 Years” featuring vocalist and narrator Nicolas Bearde.
Leading a big band called by New York Music Daily “an all-star band to rival any other one, anywhere…” Herring’s thorough survey revisits musical developments from 1917 to the present including everything from ragtime, swing and bebop to Afro-Cuban, free and fusion styles. Works from greats such as Duke Ellington, Charlie Parker and Miles Davis are revisited and interpreted by his all-star orchestra, which includes the likes of trumpeter and Oakland native Jon Faddis and saxophonists James Carter and Eric Alexander.
Vincent Herring – woodwinds
Sobrato Organization Main Stage
San Jose Jazz Festival
San Jose, CA