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Harlem Jazz Series - Bruce Edwards

  • Greater Calvary Baptist Church 55 West 124th Street New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

Guitarist/Composer Bruce Edwards was a member of Sun Ra's Arkestra from 1984-1992, traveling all over the planet and appearing on recordings such as "Sun Ra Sextet Live at the Village Vanguard", "Destination Unknown", "A Night in East Berlin" and more. In addition, Bruce has performed/recorded with artists such as James Carter (CD: At the Crossroads) Charles Tolliver, and GE Smith and Lenny Pickett of the Saturday Night Live Band to name just a few. Called "a Master of his instrument" by John Kelman of All About Jazz, for the past several years Bruce has focused on composing and producing music for films and TV, winning a Telly Award for his original music and sound design in 2006, as well as teaching guitar for Jazzmobile, The New School, and privately.  

Bruce Edwards – guitar

 1st set: 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm (15 min break); 2nd set: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm.

House doors open at 11:30 am