Merkin Concert Hall's Re-issue Classic Recordings Live" series. On Monday February 19th at 8.00pm, they present Re-connected". The Freddie Redd Quartet, with Lou Donaldson at Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th Street, New York, N.Y. 10023. (212) 501-3330.
A Jazz comeback" story; forgotten 'Be-bop' pianist and stage actor Freddie Redd re-emerges from obscurity to perform the music he wrote for the 1960 Obie award-winning play The Connection". Alto Saxophonist Lou Donaldson will fill in for the late Jackie McLean, along with Bassist Mickey Bass and Drummer Louis Hayes. Donald Harrison will join them for the second part of the program.