JOHN ABERCROMBIE - ROB SCHEPS QUARTET – Fri Dec 9 - Doors 7:30 Show 8:30 www.thesidedoorjazz.com 860-434-0886*
The John Abercrombie/ Rob Scheps Quartet is a collaborative band - four of NY/ NJ area's finest jazz musicians and good friends.
Abercrombie is a legend of jazz guitar- 45 years of recordings for the ECM label, he has worked with Dave Holland, McCoy Tyner, Jack DeJohnette's Directions, Lester Bowie, Ralph Towner, Kenny Wheeler, Richie Beirach, etc. He is a living icon .
Tenor/ soprano saxophonist Rob Scheps has performed / recorded with Gil Evans Band, Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, John Scofield, George Russell, Bob Moses, Terumasa Hino, Al Grey, Clark Terry, Sam Rivers, Julius Hemphill, Duffy Jackson, Cecil Taylor, Joey Calderazzo Quartet. He leads his own bands, Magnets! with Kim Clarke; The Rob Scheps Big Band in Portland, Oregon; and the Rob Scheps Core-tet in NYC, which has a new cd, Live At Smalls on the way.
Eliot Zigmund is world famous as the drummer in the Bill Evans Trio for 4 years. Other credits: Chet Baker, Stan Getz, Lee Konitz and many tours of Japan & Europe.
Bassist David Kingsnorth is a new voice on the scene. A strong, versatile player, he is busy in NY & NJ freelancing. He has performed with Joshua Breakstone, Richard Wyands, New Jersey Ballet, and Oscar Brown, Jr.
JOHN ABERCROMBIE - ROB SCHEPS QUARTET – Doors 7:30pm, Show 8:30pm – 860-434-0886* www.thesidedoorjazz.com
*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 discounted overnight stay with tickets, at The Old Lyme Inn!