Two imminent Art Lillard performances:
Friday, March 17:
The Art Lillard Quartet
featuring Ray Gallon on piano, Steve Blum on guitar, Nick Cudahy on bass, Art Lillard on drums
at the Garage
99 Seventh Avenue South, between Grove & Barrow Streets, NYC
5:45 till 9:45 PM
Sunday, March 19
Art Lillard's Heavenly Band CD release event for Reasons to be Thankful
at St. Peter's Church
619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street (Citicorp Building), NYC
7:00 - 9:00 PM
This nine-horn band will be playing swing, blues, and Latin grooves, mostly originals from our new CD Reasons To Be Thankful, with a few standards thrown in for good measure.
Flutes: Jan Leder, Chip Shelton
Trumpets: Jim Cifelli, Pam Fleming
Trombones: Chris Rinaman, Noah Bless
Saxes: Jay Collins, Lou Caputo, Paul Carlon
Vocals: Mary Foster Conklin, Andrea Wolper, Jim Malloy
Piano: Cecilia Coleman
Bass: Sean Smith
Guitar: Mark McCarron
Percussion: David Picton
Drums: Art Lillard
For further information: 212-935-2200
Art Lillard's Heavenly Band: Reasons to be Thankful Summit DCD440
Reasons to be Thankful is a recording of fresh original material with wonderful orchestration and a unique way of blending the swing fad and the modern big band sound in one setting"--Edward Blanco, All About Jazz
Please also visit my web site (www.artlillard.com) and listen to sound clips of my big band and also my trio.
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