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Benny Green Trio ft. David Wong & Kenny Washington
Phone (510) 238-9200
Price $21.00
Age Suitability All Ages
Categories Music Jazz

Benny Green Trio ft. David Wong & Kenny Washington

Thursday, Jun 27, 2013 8:00p

Benny Green possesses the history of jazz at his fingertips. Combine mastery of keyboard technique with decades of real world experience playing with no one less than the most celebrated artists of the last half century, and it’s no wonder Green has been hailed as perhaps the most exciting hard-swinging, hard-bop pianist to ever emerge from Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers.

For this historic Sunnyside release, Magic Beans, Green crafted ten new pieces performed by his working trio. Remarkably, this
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Benny Green Trio ft. David Wong & Kenny Washington

Benny Green - piano / David Wong - bass / Kenny Washington - drums

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Born in New York in 1963, Benny Green grew up in Berkeley, California, and began classical piano studies at the age of seven. Influenced by his father, a tenor saxophonist, his attention soon turned into Jazz: "I began trying to improvise on the piano, imitating the records I'd been hearing from my father's collection, which included a lot of Monk and Bird… it was a gradual process of teaching myself"....
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