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Harlem Jazz Series - Jonathan Finlayson Quartet

  • Greater Calvary Baptist Church 43-55 West 124th Street New York NY 10027 USA (map)

Jonathan Finlayson has been recognized by the New York Times as "...an incisive and often surprising trumpeter," who is ...fascinated with composition." Finlayson is a disciple of the saxophonist/composer/conceptualist, Steve Coleman, having joined his band Five Elements in 2000 at the age of 18. He is widely admired for his ability to tackle cutting-edge musical concepts with aplomb. Finlayson has performed and recorded in groups led by Craig Taborn and Henry Threadgill and played alongside notables such as Von Freeman, Jason Moran and Vijay Iyer.

Featuring:  Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet; David Bryant - piano; John Hebert - bass; and Tim Angulo - drums. 

First set: 7:00pm-7:45pm (15 min break); Second set: 8:00pm-8:45pm. Doors open at 6:30pm.

Cost: $20

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