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Event Archive - World renowned Jazz pianist...: George Colligan, Kelby MacNayr (drums)

Sat. August 22nd 2015 Northern Quarter (All Ages)
8:00 - 12:00 doors at 4:30
Presented by: Northern Quarter

“One of the best kept secrets in jazz….” Chris Hoven, All About Jazz

“As a creative artist, he’s really up there…. In terms of technique, knowledge of music and improvisational creativity, there aren’t a whole lot of cats from his generation that are any better than him. As a matter of fact, I can’t think of any.”– Don Braden in a blindfold test for Jazz Times

George Colligan is a New York based pianist, organist,drummer, trumpeter, teacher, and bandleader, who is one of the most original and compelling jazz artists of his generation.

An award-winning composer (Chamber Music America/Doris Duke Foundation grant recipient) and player (winner, Jazz Competition), Colligan is highly in demand as a sideman, having worked with players like Cassandra Wilson, Don Byron, Buster Williams, and Lonnie Plaxico, both on the bandstand and in recording sessions.

DINNER SET @ 8:00pm

LATE SHOW @ 10:00pm

No cover, donations encouraged. Please come with an appetite.


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