Anton Schwartz Loft Concert: Julian Priester
via Earshot Jazz: Tenor saxophonist Anton Schwartz performs with Julian Priester in Schwartz’s popular loft concert series, August 16, 8pm. Reservations are required. To reserve seats, by requested donation, visit Requested donation is $25-$40. With Priester and Schwartz: Dawn Clement (piano), Geoff Harper (bass), Byron Vannoy (drums). Priester has been a part of countless history-making bands over the past 60 years, performing and recording extensively with the likes of Duke Ellington, Max Roach, Lionel Hampton, Sun Ra, Dinah Washington, John Coltrane, Philly Joe Jones, Ray Charles, Herbie Hancock, Abbey Lincoln, Freddie Hubbard, Art Blakey, Blue Mitchell and Woody Shaw. This concert features the members of Priester’s quartet Priester’s Cue, expanded to form a quintet with Schwartz on tenor sax. They will perform a program of compositions by Priester and arrangements of jazz standards. More at

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