ERIC MINTEL QUARTET
Friday, March 10 :: doors 7:30pm, show 8:30pm
For tickets, reservations for pre-show dinner or an overnight stay, please call 860-434-2600
Eric Mintel piano, Nelson Hill sax and flute, Dave Mohn drums and Jack Hegyi bass
On this tour the Eric Mintel Quartet will be performing a tribute to Dave Brubeck featuring Brubeck hits like Blue Rondo a la Turk, Three to Get Ready, Koto Song and many more as well as their own version of the legendary Paul Desmond classic Take Five!
the Eric Mintel Quartet have been thrilling audiences of all ages with their electrifying jazz for over 25 years including two performances at the White House by invitation of Presidents Clinton (1998) and Obama (2011), several concerts at the Kennedy Center, a special performance at the United Nations and countless accolades through the years. Featuring pianist and composer Eric Mintel, Nelson Hill sax/flute, Jack Hegyi bass and Dave Mohn drums. The EMQ is best known for their tribute to Dave Brubeck and performance of many Eric Mintel originals. The EMQ also has become a staple of the holidays with their highly successful “Charlie Brown Jazz” concerts delighting families across the country.
Eric was a featured guest on Marian McPartland’s Piano Jazz on NPR, The Eric Mintel Quartet has opened for Dave Brubeck at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia, appeared on the QVC television network and has been featured in many jazz and newspaper publications including Down Beat, Jazz Times, Hot House Jazz and Jazziz Magazines as well as New York Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Savannah Times, Baltimore Sun and others.
*tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable - no audio or video recording allowed (incl. cell phones) photos only during first set - no flash.
Enjoy a pre-show dinner or discounted overnight stay with tickets at The Old Lyme Inn!