Lost Jazz Shrines: Sweet Basil Remembering Lester Bowie at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center

Allyson Morgan uploaded this event on May 19, 2016


BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center
199 Chambers Street
New York, NY


Sat, June 4, 2016
8:30 pm


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The presentation will be an evening remembering Lester Bowie. Musical Director Bob Stewart will lead a program featuring Lester Bowie’s music as a brass ensemble, in the spirit of his Brass Fantasy bands.

Panel at 7PM; FREE – A discussion on the legacy of Sweet Basil and its vibrant activities with Bob Stewart and James Browne (previous proprietor of Sweet Basil). Moderated by Willard Jenkins.

The band:

Stanton Davis*, Randall Haywood and Riley Mulherkar (trumpet); Earl McIntyre* and Nick Finzer (trombone); Bob Stewart*, Marcus Rojas* and David Scheiman* (tuba); Vincent Chancey* (french horn) and Buddy Williams (drums)....

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