EARSHOT JAZZ FESTIVAL
Seattle City Hall, Noon
Critically acclaimed Jazz French horn pioneer Tom Varner premiers new works for his forward-looking quintet. Mark Taylor and Eric Barber on saxophones, Phil Sparks on bass, and Byron Vannoy on drums. The performance is part of Seattle Presents, a year-round series of free performances at City Hall presented by the Mayor’s Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs.
Triple Door, 7pm & 9:30pm
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Seattle’s maturing prodigy returns from New York with drummer Eric Harland and bassist Matt Penman on the heels of their acclaimed Blue Note release, Invisible Cinema.
all the other events …
JAZZ ALLEY: Amel Larrieux
LO-FI: The Teaching
NEW ORLEANS: The Ham Carson Quintet
EGAN’S BALLARD JAM HOUSE:
7pm – Kristin Korb with Pamela York
9pm – Eric Elven and Dust Free High, with Eric Elven (guitar, vocals), Scott Becker (guitar) and Thane Mitchell (drums)
MARTIN’S ON MADISON: Karin Kajita
MAY: Hans Teuber Trio