Ezra Weiss Sextet
Saturday, April 20, 2013
8:00pm - All Ages
Ivories Jazz Lounge and Restaurant (map)
1435 NW Flanders
Portland, OR, USA 97219
FARNELL NEWTON trumpet JOHN NASTOS alto saxophone
DEVIN PHILLIPS tenor saxophone EZRA WEISS piano
JON SHAW bass CHRIS BROWN drums
Please join us!
Internationally acclaimed composer/pianist Ezra Weiss continues his monthly residency at Ivories with this incredible sextet, comprised of some of the finest musicians in the world. Farnell Newton (George Duke, Bootsie Collins), John Nastos (Diane Schuur, Chuck Israels), Devin Phillips (Wynton Marsalis, Eddie Palmieri), Jon Shaw (Andrew Oliver, Tim DuRoche), and Chris Brown (Roy Hargrove, Benny Golson) perform Weiss's original compositions and arrangements with high energy and beautiful depth.
"...a perfect statement on how young musicians are dealing with the past to ‘make it new.’"
-Thomas Staudter, The Gazette