This spring and summer, In Touch Entertainment’s Boss Tenors series will feature world-class saxophone players in a legendary New York jazz venue, Zinc.
Boss Tenors is part of In Touch’s music series which also includes Vocal Mania and Dangerous Rhythms launched earlier this spring. The latter program focuses on Latin jazz and is curated by bestselling author and jazz aficionado, T.J. English.
Boss Tenors May programs will feature the Eric Alexander
Quartet on the 9th, followed by Jerry Bergonzi
Quartet on the 23rd. Lew Tabackin
Trio will perform on June 13th, and further concerts are scheduled for the summer. I'm thrilled to be a part of this series at one of my favorite NYC haunts and especially among a lineup that includes many of my peers and favorite players," said saxophonist JD Allen
, whose most recent album, Love Stone: Ballads
, is slated for release June 15, 2018, on the Savant label.
Since its inception in 2017, Strings Attached jazz series, featuring four of New York City’s premier six-string jazz masters on a single stage – Jack Wilkins
, Vic Juris
, Joe Cohn
, and Mark Whitfield
— has been a regular feature at the Zinc. Piano Jazz and Trumpet Masters programs were also added to the Zinc’s line-up last year.
Also planned is a Percussion Masters series.
The full lineup may be found here
“All the series have been very well received and we are confident that Boss Tenors will be a success as well,” said In Touch’s CEO Charles Carlini.
Zinc jazz club is located at 82 West 3rd Street in Greenwich Village.
About In Touch Entertainment
NYC-based In Touch Entertainment is a worldwide entertainment organization that manages both established and up-and-coming recording artists, books talent into the world’s hottest venues, oversees music recording, and promotes and produces concerts and films.