Cory Weeds & David Hazeltine
More than a concert - this will be a family friendly event With a fundraiser, masterclass and concert to support Imagine Jazz - a concert & event series.
There will be games & snacks on the lawn preceding the concert with a musician masterclass at 3pm. Records & Imagine Jazz Swag avail for purchase.
Concert in the recital hall at 5pm
David Hazeltine is one of a handful of contemporary pianists who has mastered all of the major musical skills, from improvisation and technique, to accompaniment, arranging, and composition. He has recorded thirty five cds as a leader and hundreds more as a sideman, on various major labels globally. A Milwaukee native, David was playing the clubs as a preteen, and before hed even come of age he was already grabbing the attention and respect of jazz legends like Sonny Stitt, and Chet Baker. They urged him to make the move to New York City, which he did in 1992.
Cory Weeds: A saxophonist with an expressive sound rooted in Jazz tradition, a label owner tirelessly documenting unsung Jazz heroes, one of Canadas most important Jazz impresarios, the hardest-working man in Jazz business Cory Weeds is all of these things, and much more.
Weeds may be best known as the founder and owner of Cory Weeds Cellar Jazz Club in Vancouver, which he successfully ran for more than 13 years. Weeds built the Cellar to become one of North Americas best Jazz clubs, where masters such as George Coleman, Jeff Hamilton, Louis Hayes, David Fathead Newman, Dr. Lonnie Smith, and the finest Jazz musicians from Vancouver and across Canada performed before it closed in February 2014.
Holy Names Music Center (View)
3910 West Custer Drive
Spokane, WA 99224
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