Andrew Sumabat Meets George Garzone
May 9 @ 7:30 pm
Andrew Sumabat Meets George Garzone: Senior Recital Edition
The recital will feature two sets of music, the first set consisting of popular Jazz standards, and the second set consisting of original music written by Andrew and Mr. Garzone.
Andrew Sumabat is a 22-year-old Filipino-American musician, multi-instrumentalist, and content creator from Seattle. He has participated in Essentially Ellington Jazz Festival and Competition, toured internationally with Carnegie Hall’s NYO Jazz backing vocalist Dianne Reeves, and been a member of the JAS academy Big Band directed by Christian McBride. Andrew has performed and worked with such people as Wycliffe Gordon, Sean Jones and Jiggs Whigham amongst others.
George Garzone is a world renowned Jazz Saxophonist and Composer. Mr. Garzone performed with many of the world’s most prominent Jazz musicians such as Joe Lovano, Jack DeJohnette, John Patitucci, Chick Corea, and Christian McBride among others. In his never ending teaching career, great musicians of the actual scene have been students of George Garzone, like Joshua Redman, Branford Marsalis, Seamus Blake, Chris Cheek, Mark Turner, Donny McCaslin, Danilo Perez and the Grammy-Winning Drummer Antonio Sanchez, to name a few.
Featuring: Andrew Sumabat – Trombone, tenor saxophone; George Garzone – Tenor saxophone; Dylan Hayes – Piano; Tony Lefaive – Bass; Micah Ritchie – Drums
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