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Off Minor Jazz Series: Jimmy Heath

August 14, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

With the health, well-being, and comfort of all as our top priorities, City of Asylum requires that our staff, artists, and all those attending an event be fully vaccinated. Please click here to learn more about our Covid 19 policies. 

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.

Featured musicians:

James Moore: trumpet

Lynn Speakman: alto saxophone & flute

Alton Merrell: piano

Jeff Grubbs: bass

Thomas Wendt: drums

About your visit:

Remember you can dine at the in-house restaurant 40 North before, during, or after the show. Please visit Open Table or call 412-435-1111 to make a reservation.

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August 14, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EDT
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City of Asylum
(412) 435-1110
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40 W. North Avenue
Pittsburgh,PA15212United States
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