Stream: * Kenny Garrett Quintet

When:
June 27, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
2021-06-27T17:00:00-04:00
2021-06-27T17:15:00-04:00
Where:
Keystone Korner Baltimore
Link to Come
Cost:
$10 (Plus $1 Fees)

A Kenny Garrett concert can be a bit like a marathon. He elongates songs that might be five minutes on a record to 20 in the live setting, constantly pushing himself and his band. The alto-saxophonist, who first rose to prominence as a member of Miles Davis’ band in the late 1980s, is now a pre-eminent figure in straight-ahead jazz. Many of the current generation of jazz figure heads, especially west coast saxphonists like Kamasi Washington and Terrace Martin, cite him as a major influence.

The show will be broadcast from the Keystone Korner club in Baltimore.

The link for the stream will be sent after you’ve purchased a ticket.

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Giovanni is the founder of CapitalBop, and a music critic for the New York Times. He previously served as a contributor to the Washington Post, the FADER, JazzTimes, NPR Music and others, and hosted “On the Margin,” a books show on WPFW-FM. As head of CapitalBop, he has covered the D.C. jazz scene since 2010. (He is no longer directly involved in the presenting of CapitalBop's concerts.) He graduated from Tufts University with a bachelor’s degree in history, with a focus on African-American history. Reach Giovanni at [email protected] Read him at giovannirussonello.com or nytimes.com/by/giovanni-russonello. Follow him on Twitter at @giorussonello.


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