Jazz Legend Chico Hamilton Performs @ Sag Harbor 4.9
(Published: April 05, 2010)
NEA Jazz Master Chico Hamilton Performs in Sag Harbor April 9, 2010
WHAT: The East End Arts Council presents Chico Hamilton and Euphoria in
concert at Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor. Saluted by the Kennedy Center as "a living jazz legend", and appointed to the National Council on the Arts, world renowned jazz artist and composer Chico Hamilton will be performing with the highly regarded Euphoria, bringing "traditional jazz with a great connection to the past but performed with the tonal colors of the present."
88-year old Chico celebrates his latest album Twelve Tones of Love. Described as being "more creative and artistic than ever" (Hot House Jazz), he continues to compose music, release albums, tour regionally, and work with artists more than half his age. To view video trailer and listen to Twelve Tones of Love tracks, visit www.myspace.com/chicohami....
WHO: NEA Jazz Master Chico Hamilton with his quintet Euphoria (Paul
Ramsey/bass; Evan Schwam/sax; Jeremy Carlstedt/percussion;
WHEN: Friday, April 9th @ 8:00pm.
WHERE: Bay Street Theatre, Long Wharf, Sag Harbor, NY 11963.
HOW: Tickets $25 in advance, $30 door. Proceeds benefit the East End Arts
Council. To purchase, contact East End Arts Council at 631.727.0900 or visit http://www.eastendarts.or....
"Twelve Tones of Love is as jam-packed with creativity and musical ideas as any release you're likely to hear this year." - All About Jazz
More Information: http://www.myspace.com/chicohamilton