Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour feat. Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire

Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour feat. Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire

Tuesday, April 30, 9:00 PM Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire Celebrate with an Encore Perfomance! $30/Adv $33/Door No Comps Doors at 8:30 PM Sponsored by JazzAlleyKats After opening their nation-wide tour with two sold-out performances at Kuumbwa Jazz, this super group of jazz musicians, return to close out their spectacular tour, complete with new material developed on the road. Don’t miss this encore performance of the 55th anniversary of the Monterey Jazz Festival featuring sensational vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, saxophonist Chris Potter, trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, pianist Benny Green, bassist/musical director Christian McBride, and drummer Lewis Nash. Says Ms. Bridgewater, “All kinds of crazy things happen here…it’s Kuumbwa.”...
Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour feat. Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire

Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour feat. Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire

7:00 PM SOLD OUT! Click here to buy 9:00 PM tickets. Tuesday, April 30, 7:00 PM Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire Celebrate with an Encore Performance! $30/Adv $33/Door No Comps Doors and dinner at 6:00 PM Sponsored by JazzAlleyKats After opening their nation-wide tour with two sold-out performances at Kuumbwa Jazz, this super group of jazz musicians, return to close out their spectacular tour, complete with new material developed on the road. Don’t miss this encore performance of the 55th anniversary of the Monterey Jazz Festival featuring sensational vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, saxophonist Chris Potter, trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, pianist Benny Green, bassist/musical director Christian McBride, and drummer Lewis Nash. Says Ms. Bridgewater, “All kinds of crazy things happen here…it’s Kuumbwa.”...
Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour: 55th Anniversary Celebration featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride & Benny Green

Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour: 55th Anniversary Celebration featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride & Benny Green

9:00 PM SOLD OUT! Thursday, January 10, 9:00 PM Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour: 55th Anniversary Celebration featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire $30/Adv  $33/Door No comps Sponsored by Gayle’s Bakery & Rosticceria Doors at 8:30 pm ”…it was rapturous.” – The Boston Globe Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour is a virtual Who’s Who list of today’s top jazz artists. The lineup consists of an all-star group, featuring vocalist extraordinaire Dee Dee Bridgewater, saxophonist Chris Potter, trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, pianist Benny Green, bassist/musical director Christian McBride, and drummer Lewis Nash. Organized in celebration of the Monterey Jazz Festival’s 55th anniversary, MJF On Tour extends the Festival’s tradition of putting together jazz artists from diverse styles. Musical director McBride provides the framework on which these individual talents can forge together an ensemble of mutual creativity. It’s a challenge that brings out the best in these top performers and the audiences love it....
Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour: 55th Anniversary Celebration featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride & Benny Green

Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour: 55th Anniversary Celebration featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride & Benny Green

7:00 PM SOLD OUT! Thursday, January 10, 7:00 PM Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour: 55th Anniversary Celebration featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Christian McBride, Benny Green, Lewis Nash, Chris Potter & Ambrose Akinmusire $30/Adv  $33/Door No comps Sponsored by Gayle’s Bakery & Rosticceria Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 pm “…it was rapturous.” – The Boston Globe Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour is a virtual Who’s Who list of today’s top jazz artists. The lineup consists of an all-star group, featuring vocalist extraordinaire Dee Dee Bridgewater, saxophonist Chris Potter, trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, pianist Benny Green, bassist/musical director Christian McBride, and drummer Lewis Nash. Organized in celebration of the Monterey Jazz Festival’s 55th anniversary, MJF On Tour extends the Festival’s tradition of putting together jazz artists from diverse styles. Musical director McBride provides the framework on which these individual talents can forge together an ensemble of mutual creativity. It’s a challenge that brings out the best in these top performers and the audiences love it....
McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner Trio

McCoy Tyner Trio featuring Jose James and Chris Potter – Saturday, October 15, 7:00 pm A Contemporary Exploration of John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman Sponsored by JazzAlleyKats $50/Gold Circle, $35/General No Jazztix or Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 pm “Tyner’s artistry and innovation embrace a multitude of styles.” – NPR Had there never been a McCoy Tyner, there’s no telling what would have happened to modern jazz piano. NEA Jazz Master Tyner’s seminal contributions cannot be overstated. This appearance matches him with some of the next generation’s finest players. Ably inhabiting the cutting edge since 1990’s outings with Dave Holland, Bill Stewart, Jack DeJohnette and John Scofield, tenor/soprano saxophonist Chris Potter provides the melodic frontline. Deep, soulful lyrics, chanting and spoken word are perhaps the evening’s most intriguing ingredient and come compliments of vocal phenom Jose James....