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Essence of Ellington: William Parkers Special Edition
Phone (650) 725-2787
Price $20.00–56.00 (Adult) | $10.00 (Stanford Student) $18.00–50.40 (Other Student) $10.00–28.00 (Youth Under 18)
Age Suitability None Specified
Categories Jazz Blues

Essence of Ellington: William Parker's Special Edition

Saturday, Mar 9, 2013 8:00p
Bing Concert Hall Stanford, CA

Composer/bassist William Parker has the rare artistic capacity to look forward and backward at once—combining freedom and experimentation with blues feeling and groove, joyful ensemble interplay, and virtuosic improvising. His “Essence of Ellington” project makes its U.S. debut at Stanford, featuring nine shining lights of the jazz world—including veteran Parker collaborators Hamid Drake (drums) and Roy Campbell (trumpet)—in a concert that inventively interprets Ellington standards alongside original… Show more

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Essence of Ellington: William Parker's Special Edition

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In the early '90s, the direct musical heirs of Taylor, Ayler, and Coleman were mostly ignored by New York jazz critics, who found more to like about the hard bop revivalists who dominated major-label recording....
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Bing Concert Hall
327 Lasuen St.
Stanford, CA 94305-7148
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