The David Matthews Trio with Eddie Gomez and Steve Gadd
David Matthews, the son of a Methodist minister, was born in Sonora, Kentucky on March 4, 1942. He was educated at the University of Cincinnati where he received a Bachelor of Music degree in Composition from its' Conservatory of Music. From l966-68, David led a jazz/dance band on tour in Germany and Italy. During the next two years, he played in jazz clubs in and around Cincinnati. From l970 to 75 he was the arranger and bandleader for James Brown Productions. In l971, David moved to New York where he worked steadily as a free-lance arranger and writer. He worked on albums, singles, radio and TV commercials, and film scores. He arranged or composed albums or tracks for Buddy Rich, Mark Murphy, Bonnie Raitt, T Bone Walker, Blue Mitchell, the J.B.'s, Starland Vocal Band, Stephanie Mills, Earl Klugh, Phoebe Snow, Donald Bird, Crystal Gayle, Frank Sinatra, David Sanborn, and Paul Simon.
Venue: Birdland Jazz Club
315 W 44th St Map
Abyssinian Mass by Wynton Marsalis at Dizzy's Club
Thu | 8PM
"Everyone has a place." We live by these words at Jazz at Lincoln Center, and Wynton Marsalis' epic Abyssinian Mass embodies them. Featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis ...
Robyn Hitchcock Tanya Donelly at Murmrr
Thu | Doors: 7PM / Show: 8PM
English singer-songwriter and guitarist born March 3, 1953 in Paddington, London. Tanya Donelly is a Boston-based singer songwriter and guitarist, and founding member of Throwing Muses and The Breede...
Liederabend at Paul Hall at The Juilliard School
Thu | 6PM
Artists from Juilliard's Collaborative Piano department perform repertoire with singers from the Ellen and James S. Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts. ...