Wed, Dec 11|
Herbie Hancock Institute Monthly Residency
UCLA masters students, handpicked by Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter! Roni Eytan (harmonica), Aidan Lombard (tpt) Paul Cornish (piano), Emma Dayhuff (bass), Lenard Simpson (alto sax), Chris Lewis (tenor sax), Malachi Whitson (drums) 8:00 & 9:30 | 21+ | $15 plus one drink minimum per set
Dec 11, 2019, 8:00 PM
Sam First, 6171 W Century Blvd Suite 180, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
These musicians are students at the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music. This intensive, graduate-level college program enables a select group of the world’s most gifted young jazz musicians to study tuition-free with legendary jazz musicians and educators including Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Dianne Reeves, Jimmy Heath, John Scofield, Lewis Nash and Danilo Pérez, among others. The mission of the nonprofit Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz is to offer the world’s most promising young musicians college level training by internationally acclaimed jazz masters and to present public school-based music education programs for young people around the world. The Institute preserves, perpetuates and expands jazz as a global art form, and utilizes jazz as a means to unite people of all ages, backgrounds and nationalities. All of the Institute’s programs are provided free of charge to students, schools and communities worldwide.
Student/LA Jazz Society member
Must present a valid student ID or LA Jazz Society membership card upon arrival.