Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Wheel Session 96
Jazz Messengers Tribute
Private Studio - 7:30 pm
1801 Rutherford Rd
Greenville, SC 29609
$25 adults - students free
DIRECTIONS: 1801 Rutherford Rd is the Heddle Industrial Park. As you enter (be sure to enter off of Rutherford, don't let map quest take you a back way) the Park you will be facing the main Building (bldg 1). Drive around to the left and to the rear of that bldg. Park in the large lot near the water tower. Enter through the DBL doors near the large yellow trash dumpster.
The Jazz Messengers was a jazz combo that existed for over thirty-five years beginning in the early 1950s as a collective, and ending when long-time leader and founding drummer Art Blakey died in 1990. Blakey led or co-led the group from the outset.
The Messengers Tribute will featrue tenor saxophonist Peter Dimery, trumpeter Mark Rapp, Trombonist Brad Jepson, pianist Phillip Howe, bassist Shannon Hoover, and drummer Kevin Korschgen