The Music of the Tenor Masters:
Joe Lovano & Benny Golson
March 23-24The Allen Room
Tenor saxophonists have often been among the most important jazz musicians of their timesfrom Lester Young and John Coltrane, to Dexter Gordon and Joe Henderson, to name a few. This rare event at Jazz at Lincoln Center teams tenor titans whose influence and power are likewise far-reaching. Benny Golson has planted his legacy as a masterful composer of jazz standards and a formidable tenor player, while music director Joe Lovano has had a prolific career showcasing his rough yet sweet sound and edgy compositions. The band includes Kenny Barron
(piano), Bennie Maupin
(bass clarinet, tenor and soprano saxophones), George Mraz
(bass), and Lewis Nash
Friday and Saturday, March 23-24, 2012, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
The Allen Room at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, Broadway at 60th Street, New York, New York.
Ticket prices are $10, $55 & $65, dependent on performance time.
All other tickets can be purchased through jalc.org or CenterCharge at 212-721-6500, open daily from 10am to 9pm. Tickets can also be purchased at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office, located on Broadway at 60th Street, ground floor. Box Office hours: Monday-Saturday from 10am to 6pm (or 30 minutes past curtain) and Sunday from noon to 6pm (or 30 minutes past curtain.)
Hot Seats, $10 seats for select 9:30 performances in The Allen Room are available for purchase to the general public on the Wednesday of each performance week. Subject to availability. Hot Seats are available only by walk up at the Box Office, maximum of two per person.