The National Museum of Denmark
Ny Vestergade 10
A Jazz Portrait Of Haruki Murakami (continued):
ART BLAKEY & THE JAZZ MESSENGERS TRIBUTE
- a tribute to the late great legendary master drummer and bandleader
“I had my first encounter with jazz in 1964 when I was 15. Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers performed in Kobe in January that year, and I got a ticket for a birthday present. This was the first time I really listened to jazz, and it bowled me over. I was thunderstruck. The band was just great: Wayne Shorter on tenor sax, Freddie Hubbard on trumpet, Curtis Fuller on trombone and Art Blakey in the lead with his solid, imaginative drumming. I think it was one of the strongest units in jazz history. I had never heard such amazing music, and I was hooked”. - Haruki Murakami (from the New York Times interview article “Jazz Messenger” - read the full article here.
Saturday, November 24th, 2018 at 5:00 PM
Show duration 75 min. without intermission.
Doors open 30 min. prior to showtime.
Victor Jones (drums)
Anders Bergcrantz (trumpet)
Calle Brickman (piano)
Gabor Bolla (tenor saxophone)
Tobias Dall (bass)
This show is a part of the AUTUMN JAZZ FESTIVAL 2018 presented by the Niels Lan Doky International Jazz Collective at the National Museum of Denmark on November 23, 24 & 25. For full program and ticket prices visit nielslandoky.com
All concerts and talks/concerts purchased individually: DKK 395
Students, youth under 18 and retirees: DKK 195 (50% discount). Documentation to be presented at the entrance (student card, Danish social security card or picture ID with birthdate or other relevant documentation). Discount only valid for individual concerts and talks/concerts - not for film, day tickets or full festival tickets.