Sherman Irby's Supernova at The Appel Room

Jazz at Lincoln Center uploaded this event on February 26, 2019


The Appel Room
Broadway At 60th St.
New York, NY


Fri, April 24, 2020
8:00 pm


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What to ExpectThe world premiere of a new musical suite by JLCO saxophonist Sherman Irby, inspired by the cosmosA blend of music and astronomy, featuring a glimpse at the science behind the celestial phenomena represented by each movementJLCO saxophonist Sherman Irby leads a gravity-defying exploration of the universe with the world premiere of his new commission. After kicking off the suite with the Big Bang, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis will travel through a series of distinctive movements, evoking awe-inspiring galactic phenomena from supernovas, stars, and black holes to the formation of a galaxy and life itself.A renowned scientist will work with Irby to briefly introduce each section, shedding light upon a subject before it comes to life as music...

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