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Off Minor Jazz Series: Jimmy Heath
August 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EDT
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Jimmy Heath is one of the great talents of jazz: a world-class saxophonist, composer, and arranger. In August, the Off Minor Jazz series offers an evening of Master Heath’s music, drawing on all parts of his long career.
This concert features a quintet with a trumpet and alto saxophone frontline playing arrangements by Lynn Speakman. Discussions related to Jimmy Heath’s autobiography, I Walked with Giants, sprinkle in throughout the set.
James Moore: trumpet
Lynn Speakman: alto saxophone & flute
Alton Merrell: piano
Jeff Grubbs: bass
Thomas Wendt: drums
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