The Cookers: Billy Harper, Donald Harrison, Eddie Henderson, David Weiss, George Cables, Cecil McBee, Billy Hart

The Cookers: Billy Harper, Donald Harrison, Eddie Henderson, David Weiss, George Cables, Cecil McBee, Billy Hart

$28/Adv $33/Door No Comps ½ Price Night for Students. Tickets available at the door with valid I.D. Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Supported in part by the Western Jazz Presenters Network “A bebop supergroup!” – NPR The Cookers – the name comes from the title of Freddie Hubbard’s classic 1965 Blue Note recording, Night of the Cookers – aptly describes this group of dynamic jazz artists: Billy Harper – tenor saxophone; Eddie Henderson – trumpet; David Weiss – trumpet; Donald Harrison – saxophones/flute; George Cables – piano; Cecil McBee – bass; and Billy Hart – drums. Drawing on a collective experience covering decades of music making, The Cookers bring the timeless sound of early ’60s post-bop creativity into the 21st Century. Their soon to be released album, Time and Time Again (Sept. 16 release date) is an exciting follow up to their three previous recordings, Believe, Cast the First Stone and Warriors....
The Cookers

The Cookers

Monday, August 12, 9:00 PM The Cookers $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Sponsored by A Train Law Group Doors at 8:30 PM 1/2 Price for Students! Student tickets available at the door. “…something epic and historic…” – David Weiss Jazz veterans Billy Harper (tenor saxophone), Eddie Henderson (trumpet), George Cables (piano), Cecil McBee (bass), Billy Hart (drums), David Weiss (trumpet), and Craig Handy (saxophone) forge a world-class union collectively known as The Cookers. Taking their name from a 1965 Blue Note album by the late, great trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, this exciting new all-star septet summons up an aggressive mid ’60s spirit on their new album Warriors, a potent collection of expansive post-bop originals marked by all the requisite killer instincts and pyrotechnic playing expected of some of the heaviest hitters on the scene today....
The Cookers

The Cookers

Monday, August 12, 7:00 PM The Cookers $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Sponsored by A Train Law Group Door and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…something epic and historic…” – David Weiss Jazz veterans Billy Harper (tenor saxophone), Eddie Henderson (trumpet), George Cables (piano), Cecil McBee (bass), Billy Hart (drums), David Weiss (trumpet), and Craig Handy (saxophone) forge a world-class union collectively known as The Cookers. Taking their name from a 1965 Blue Note album by the late, great trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, this exciting new all-star septet summons up an aggressive mid ’60s spirit on their new album Warriors, a potent collection of expansive post-bop originals marked by all the requisite killer instincts and pyrotechnic playing expected of some of the heaviest hitters on the scene today....