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Tom Lawton at Arch Street Friends Meeting House


Arch Street Friends Meeting House
320 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA
(215) 627-2667


Thu, February 21, 2013
7:30 - 9:00 PM

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$10.00 / $5.00 w. student ID



Jazz Bridge in Old City Philadelphia! presents pianist Tom Lawton, appearing at the Arch Street Friends Meeting House — 320 Arch Street in Philadelphia, 19106 — on Thursday, February 21st. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $10, $5 for students, and are only available at the door. Information: 215-517-8337.

Tom Lawton is one of the area’s most in-demand and most inventive players, composers and teachers. His two-CD set from a few seasons back, Retrospective/Debut, featuring originals and jazz classics for duo, trio, quartet and quintet, remains a critically acclaimed landmark. Tom Lawton intends to perform something special: a seven-movement suite written for a Community Partners Grant via the American Composers Forum, inspired by a residency at the Philadelphia Senior Center. Like the playing of Tom Lawton, Seven Vignettes will no doubt be an inspired, spirited and significant work....

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Jim Miller uploaded this event on January 28, 2013