Graham Dechter & Friends

Thu, Jul 18

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Sam First

Graham Dechter & Friends

Guitarist from the Clayton Hamilton Big Band brings in his swinging quartet with super-tight arrangements. Graham Dechter (guitar), Jordan Seigel (piano), Alex Frank (bass), Ryan Shaw (drums), Special guests TBA

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Jul 18, 2019, 8:00 PM

Sam First, 6171 W Century Blvd Suite 180, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA

Born in Santa Monica, CA, guitarist Graham Dechter began his study of music at the age of 5 when he started taking violin lessons and composing orchestral pieces. He discovered his passion for guitar and jazz at Idyllwild Arts Academy, the prestigious residential arts high school. Upon graduation, Graham entered the Jazz Studies program at the Eastman School of Music. In 2005, after completing a year at Eastman, Graham moved back to Los Angeles after being invited by Jeff Hamilton to join the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra (CHJO). He was 19 at the time and became the youngest member of the acclaimed orchestra. He has toured extensively in North America, Europe and Asia and has performed and recorded with some of the most respected names in music including Michael Buble, Eliane Elias, Benny Golson, James Moody, John Pizzarelli, Larry Goldings, Jon Hendricks, Nancy Wilson, Kurt Elling, Billy Taylor, Benny Green, Bill Charlap, Paquito D'Rivera, Curtis Fuller, Wycliffe Gordon, Terell Stafford, Clark Terry, Snooky Young and Wynton Marsalis.

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    $20.00

    Please limit tickets purchased to 6 per show. If you'd like to bring a larger group, email dave@samfirstbar.com

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  • Student/LA Jazz Society member

    $15.00

    Must present a valid student ID or LA Jazz Society membership card upon arrival. Please limit tickets purchased to 6 per show. If you'd like to bring a larger group, email dave@samfirstbar.com

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