Justin Jones Live at Minton's Playhouse
May
26
7:00 PM19:00

Justin Jones Live at Minton's Playhouse

Minton’s was the place where Bebop was born; the place, really, where the foundations of modern jazz were established. Founded in 1938 by the saxophonist Henry Minton (from whom the establishment took its name) Minton’s Playhouse became, over the next decade, the setting for a revolution in jazz.

Virtually everyone who was anyone in the world of jazz made his or her way to Minton’s during this period. Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Charlie Christian and Kenny Clarke were regular performers there. In addition, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Johnny hodges, Ben Webster, Sarah Vaughan, Carmen McRea, Billy Eckstine, Erroll Garner, Gene Krupa, Miles Davis, Art Tatum, Bill Evans and Art Blakey, to name just some of the giants, all played at Minton’s

1st Set
7:30 pm – Doors Open 6 pm

2nd Set
9:00 pm – Doors Open 8:30 pm

Sets are 1 hour long

The admission price is $15.00 per set PLUS a $30 minimum per person.

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Europe Tour
Mar
29
to Apr 8

Europe Tour

MARCH29: BURGHAUSEN JAZZ FEST (EW&F)

MARCH30: 1ST JAZZ CATS FEST (Kortrijk, Belgium)

APRIL02: Poznan @TZAMETI

APRIL03: Warsaw @CLUB NIEBO

APRIL04: Gdansk @SHAKESPEARE THEATRE

APRIL05: Katowice @HIPNOZA

APRIL06: Krakow @ALCHEMIA

APRIL07: Paris @FEST DE FADO w BlackStar/HBE

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Hypnotic Brass Ensemble: The Book of Sound
Dec
1
7:00 PM19:00

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble: The Book of Sound

A world debut live performance showcasing their most recent album on Honest Jon's - The Book of Sound


With its cathedral-like, richly resonant acoustics, the Book Of Sound is a brilliant expression of interplanetary principle. The album is by turns urgent and contemplative, funky and reflective, varied in its textures; but entirely of one piece. Underpinned by concepts of earth's place in the cosmos, held in place by meditation, swirling with notions of history, science, theology, ancestry, there is a rich conceptual brew here. 

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