Ellington’s Sacred Music: 30 Years of Spirit & Swing in Seattle

Ellington’s Sacred Music: 30 Years of Spirit & Swing in Seattle

Friday, December 28, 7:30pm St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral 1245 10th Ave E On December 26, 1965, Duke Ellington presented his first concert of Sacred Music at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City. Ellington’s extraordinary, operatic opus, which combined...
Chad McCullough & Bram Weijters Quartet

Chad McCullough & Bram Weijters Quartet

Bram Weijters, Chad McCullough, John Bishop, and Piet Verbist photo courtesy of the artist. Thursday, November 1, Royal Room, 7:30PM Seattleite John Bishop, drummer of choice for a multitude of visiting leaders, brings three of his longtime musical friends to town. He...
Raul Midón

Raul Midón

Raul Midón photo by Blair Allen. Thursday, November 1, Triple Door, 7:30PM Presented by Triple Door. The singer-songwriter and guitarist with seven acclaimed albums, when not collaborating with Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, Jason Mraz, Queen Latifah, and Snoop Dogg,...
Harriet Tubman: The Band

Harriet Tubman: The Band

Melvin Gibbs, JT Lewis, Brandon Ross, photo by Michael Halsband. Thursday, November 1, Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, 8PM Co-presented with Langston. The New York power trio of Brandon Ross (guitars), Melvin Gibbs (bass), and JT Lewis (drums) is named for...
Vernon Reid Band of Gypsys Revisted

Vernon Reid Band of Gypsys Revisted

Clockwise from top eft: Vernon Reid, Andre “Dré” Glow, James “Biscuit” Rouse, and Jared Michael Nickerson photo courtesy of the artist. Friday, November 2, Triple Door, 7PM & 9:30PM  On the final day of the 1960s, Jimi Hendrix recorded one...