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Gabriel Mervine Quartet | Fridays

Apr 13, 2018
Paul Piazza Photography 2017

Gabriel is deeply rooted in the traditions of Jazz and Classical but is also a very active contributor to the modern music scene nationally.  Born in Bridgewater, New Jersey, Gabriel began his professional playing career at the age of thirteen. By the time he graduated high school he was already looking at making a career out of playing the trumpet. He has studied with Bobby Shew, Roger Ingram, and Greg Gisbert and quickly gained recognition for as a unique and capable player in any environment.

Robert Johnson & The Mark Diamond Trio

Apr 12, 2018

This band was initially created for a residency at the jazz club Nocturne, in Denver, CO.  The performances were so successful, enjoyed by both the audience and band members alike, that the band decided to continue performing together. Scott Martin on piano, Dru Heller on drums, and Mark Diamond on bass, form the foundation for the amazing vocals of Robert Johnson, who was a member of Stevie Wonder's band for five years.

A Blind Tiger Tribute to Charles Mingus | Apr 8

Apr 1, 2018
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Gift of Jazz Blind Tiger Series presents intimate gatherings of jazz fans who come together to share not just the music, but also the stories behind the music, as presented by talented local jazz artists.