2

Pete Smyser & His Quintet at Chris' Jazz Cafe

Where

Chris' Jazz Cafe
1421 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA
(215) 568-3131

When

Sat, March 30, 2013
8:00 PM to 11:15 PM

Add to Calendar 2013-03-30 8:00 PM to 11:15 PM 2013-03-30 Pete Smyser & His Quintet at Chris' Jazz Cafe Elevations consists of founding members and rhythm section Brett Williams, Anton DeFade, and George Heid III in addition to the horn section of Michael Stephenson and Benny Benack III. The Pittsburgh-native group is quickly gaining a reputation for being one of the most exciting and versatlie groups in the young generation of today. Their music is firmly rooted in the jazz tradition combined with influences across the map: Hip-Hop, R&B, Funk, Classical, Rock, and Pop. Each member comes from a different muscial background, which contributes to the unique sound of Elevations. The group recently performed at the 55th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival. They have also colaborated with Grammy Award winning artist, Ralph Lalama and have backed up other great artists including Dwayne Dolphin, and Russ Miller. Chris' Jazz Cafe, 1421 Sansom Street false MM/DD/YYYY

Tickets

$20

Musicians

Larry McKenna Larry McKenna
sax, tenor
Pete Smyser Pete Smyser
guitar

About

Elevations consists of founding members and rhythm section Brett Williams, Anton DeFade, and George Heid III in addition to the horn section of Michael Stephenson and Benny Benack III. The Pittsburgh-native group is quickly gaining a reputation for being one of the most exciting and versatlie groups in the young generation of today. Their music is firmly rooted in the jazz tradition combined with influences across the map: Hip-Hop, R&B, Funk, Classical, Rock, and Pop. Each member comes from a different muscial background, which contributes to the unique sound of Elevations. The group recently performed at the 55th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival...
read more


ADDED BY: Michael Ricci | ADDED ON: March 6, 2013

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW  

Support our sponsor

Support All About Jazz's Future

We need your help and we have a deal. Contribute $20 and we'll hide the six Google ads that appear on every page for a full year!

Buy it!