Master guitarist John Abercrombie
is performing at Johnny D's Uptown
club in Davis Square, Somerville, on Friday, April 15, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $22-$25 and can be ordered online
. Dinner/concert tickets are also available.
Born in New York and raised in Connecticut, Ambercrombie attended the Berklee College of Music
and began playing in local Boston clubs like the Jazz Workshop and Paul's Mall, two clubs started by jazz impresario Fred Taylor
After graduating from Berklee he became a popular session musician in New York, where he played with Gato Barbieri on his classic album, Under Fire, and then joined up with drummer Billy Cobham and the Brecker Brothers for an illustrious career as one of his generation's finest guitarists.
For a full schedule of upcoming events at Johnny D's, click here
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