Jazz Musician of the Day: Kenny Garrett

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All About Jazz is celebrating Kenny Garrett's birthday today!

Kenny Garrett is a jazz saxophonist. He was born in Detroit, MI in 1960. His father was a tenor saxophonist. Kenny\'s career took off when he joined the Duke Ellington Orchestra in 1978, then led by Duke\'s son, Mercer Ellington. Three years later he played in the Mel Lewis Orchestra (playing the music of Thad Jones) and also the Dannie Richmond Quartet (focusing on Charles Mingus\'s music). In 1984... Read more.

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Mar29Fri
Kenny Garrett Quintet
Mom Cultural Center
Budapest, Hungary
9900-14900 HUF
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Kenny Garrett Quintet
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
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Kenny Garrett Quintet
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