September 29th @ The New School (55 West 13th Street) |
7pm - Panel Discussion w/ Dr. Eddie Henderson - FREE - Hirshorn Suite, 2nd fl.
with Eddie Henderson, Dave Douglas, Randy Brecker & Marquis Hill.
Panel Moderator: David Adler
8pm - Eddie Henderson Concert/Award Recognition - $20 - Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, 2nd fl.
FONT Music is proud to honor Dr. Henderson with the FONT Music 2015 Award of Recognition for his unique voice and contributions to the lineage of jazz, funk and creative trumpet sound.
Featuring The Eddie Henderson Quartet:
With Special Guests, Marquis Hill, Randy Brecker and Dave Douglas.
Eddie Henderson - Trumpet
George Cables - Piano
Doug Weiss - Bass
Billy Drummond - Drums
Trumpeter, Dr.Eddie Henderson, one of the major influential voices in 20th century jazz trumpet, has contributed mightily to the music of many of the modern giants, including Herbie Hancock (including three years with Hancock's Mwandishi group), McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, among many others; including that foremost University of Jazz -- Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers. He also attended some more widely recognized universities in pursuit of his medical degree, and in addition to his busy musical career, Henderson also practiced psychiatry for more than 10 years. Henderson is a sought after educator holding positions at The Juilliard School and Oberlin Conservatory. A leader of numerous albums under his own name since the early 70's, his most recent was put out this year entitled "Collective Portrait".
The New School (View)
55 West 13th Street: Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, 2
New York, NY 10011
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