Andy Kahn/Larry McKenna Tribute To Lennie Tristano at Chris' Jazz Cafe

Where

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

When

Fri, April 21, 2017
8:00 pm

Add to Calendar 2017-04-21 8:00 pm 2017-04-21 Andy Kahn/Larry McKenna Tribute To Lennie Tristano at Chris' Jazz Cafe Lennie Tristano mastered the bebop style, playing both intricate runs and sustained chordal passages, and by the late 1940s was working in New York, where he made significant discs with musicians who developed bebop - notably Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie. But his own musical direction involved exploring ideas of both freedom and abstraction, together with a 'cool' atmosphere. Larry McKenna & Andy Kahn celebrate this icon of jazz. Chris' Jazz Cafe, 1421 Sansom Street false MM/DD/YYYY

Tickets

$15

Musicians

Larry McKenna Larry McKenna
sax, tenor
Andy Kahn Andy Kahn
piano

About

Lennie Tristano mastered the bebop style, playing both intricate runs and sustained chordal passages, and by the late 1940s was working in New York, where he made significant discs with musicians who developed bebop - notably Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie. But his own musical direction involved exploring ideas of both freedom and abstraction, together with a 'cool' atmosphere. Larry McKenna & Andy Kahn celebrate this icon of jazz.

ADDED BY: Michael Ricci | ADDED ON: April 13, 2017

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