THE SWINGING ALL-STAR JAZZ TRIO FEAT. MARY ELLEN DESMOND (T)
This dynamic performance teams the swinging and high energy All-Star Jazz Trio--pianist Andy Kahn, drummer Bruce Klauber, and bassist Bruce Kaminsky--with the acclaimed and singular artistry of "the most refreshing voice in jazz," Mary Ellen Desmond.
The swinging All-Star Jazz Trio has been entertaining and delighting audiences of all ages--both jazz lovers and non-jazz lovers--for more than 40 years, by way of their high energy showmanship and exceptional and eclectic repertoire of American Popular Song and jazz standards. Away from the bandstand, pianist Andy Kahn is a Jacobs Music Artist-in-Residence, an educator and archivist, and a hit-making recording artist responsible for the number one dance hit, "Hot Shot." Multi-instrumentalist and singer Bruce Klauber is the biographer of Gene Krupa, award-winning jazz journalist and filmmaker, and long-time public relations consultant. Bruce Kaminsky teaches music at Drexel University, is a World Music Pioneer, and inventor of the widely-used electric/upright hybird KYDD Bass. allstarjazz.net.
Jazz vocalist and educator Mary Ellen Desmond, deemed "the most refreshing voice in jazz" by the jazz magazine of record, Jazz Times, is classically trained, and recognized as a crossover artist who a variety of styles and repertoires. Like her frequent partners, The All-Star Jazz Trio, Desmond's primary focus is on jazz standards and the American Songbook. Mary Ellen Desmond teaches voice and jazz at the University of the Arts and Community College of Philadelphia.
Tickets are available online. Please click on the links box below to purchase tickets. Doors open at 6:00pm - come early for best seating!
7:00 pm Show