John Coltrane Summit schedule of events:
Monday, November 6, 7:30pm: opening session with DAVE LIEBMAN, played will be examples from Coltrane's repertoire beginning with the apprenticeship with Dizzy Gillespie and Johnny Hodges, through the Miles Davis period, followed by the Classic Quartet, and ending with the 'free' jazz period
Tuesday, November 7, 7:30pm: panel discussion moderated by IRA GITLER, who coined the phrase 'sheets of sound' with RASHIED ALI, ROY HAYNES, JIMMY HEATH, and DAVE LIEBMAN Wednesday, November 8, 7:30 pm: Manhattan School of Music John Coltrane Student Ensemble; PHIL MARKOWITZ, director; DAVE LIEBMAN, saxophone Dahoney Dance, Blues Minor, Impressions, Creation, Untitled Original, India
Thursday, November 9, 7:30 pm: Manhattan School of Music Jazz Orchestra; JUSTIN DICIOCCIO, conductor; DAVE LIEBMAN, saxophone World premiere of Gunnar Mossblad's arr. of Meditations suite Take the Coltrane, Naima, Big Nick, After the Rain, Lonnie's Lament, Joy/Selflessness
Open rehearsals take place on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, from 3 to 5 pm.