Over the course of his career, he was worked and recorded with Betty Carter, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers and so many others. He has recorded 15 CDs as a leader, the leanest being 2013's Sunnyside release, "Magic Beans."
For his debut at The Side Door, Benny Green bring his fine rhythm section of David Wong (bass) and Rodney Green (drums). Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the first set commences at 8:30. Call 860-434-0886 for more information.
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Bad Touch features the same lineup as on the earlier gig and that is Nate Radley (guitar), Ted Poor (drums) and Gary Versace (Hammond organ) - they have a brand new CD titled "Going Public" (Fresh Sounds New Talent) and it's a fine musical experience, ripe with melodies and creative interactions. For tickets, go to firehouse12.com or call 203-785-0468. To learn more about Loren Stillman & Bad Touch, go to lorenstillman.com.
www.facebook.com/events/715983908463600/ - for reservations, go to www.buttonwood.org.
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As usual, the doors open at 7:30 p.m. with the music starting at 8:30. For more information, go to thesidedoorjazz.com. To learn more about Marcus Strickland, his band and their music, go to marcusstrickland.com.