Jazz Near You

Fort Lauderdale Home » Calendar » Event

The Brian Lynch Afro-caribbean Jazz Ensemble At Pinecrest Gardens Dec 9 at South Motors Jazz Series @ Pinecrest Gardens at Pinecrest Gardens Banyan Bowl

When

Sat, December 9, 2017
8:00 pm

Tickets

$30-35

Musicians

About


December 9 at 8 PM: The South Motors Jazz Series presents Brian Lynch's Afro-Caribbean Jazz Ensemble's Holiday Show, with Special Guest Nicole Yarling. A vital force and emergent legend within both the hardcore straight ahead and Latin Jazz communities, Grammy© Award Winner Brian Lynch is as comfortable negotiating the complexities of clave with Afro-Caribbean pioneer Eddie Palmieri as he is swinging through advanced harmony with bebop maestro Phil Woods. A honored graduate of two of the jazz world’s most distinguished academies, Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers and the Horace Silver Quintet, he has been a valued collaborator with jazz artists such as Benny Golson, Toshiko Akiyoshi, and Charles McPherson; Latin music icons as diverse as Hector LaVoe and Lila Downs; and pop luminaries such as Prince. As a bandleader and recording artist he has released 19 critically acclaimed CDs featuring his distinctive composing and arranging, and toured the world with various ensembles reflecting the wide sweep of his music. He currently is Professor of Jazz Trumpet at the Frost School Of Music, University of Miami as well as conducting clinics, residencies and workshops at prestigious institutions of learning the world over. His talents have been recognized by top placing in the Downbeat Critics and Readers Polls (#3 Trumpet 2011 Critics Poll); highly rated reviews for his work in Downbeat, Jazziz and Jazz Times; 2005 and 2007 Grammy award nominations, and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, Chamber Music America, and Meet The Composer. ...

read more

Kimberly C Chmura uploaded this event on November 28, 2017

Best of / Year End
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles
Madera Latino - A Latin Jazz Perspective on the Music of Woody Shaw

Madera Latino - A...

Hollistic MusicWorks
2016

buy
Questioned Answer

Questioned Answer

Hollistic MusicWorks
2015

buy
Unsung Heroes Vol. 2

Unsung Heroes Vol. 2

Hollistic MusicWorks
2014

buy
Questioned Answer

Questioned Answer

Hollistic MusicWorks
2014

buy
 

Naptown Legacy

Rubin Museum of Art
2013

buy
Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes

Hollistic MusicWorks
2011

buy