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UB Faculty Jazz Quartet w/ guest vocalist Alex McArthur
Sunday, August 2, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Music in the Woods is a series of FREE, eclectic and intimate Sunday performances set outdoors in Artpark’s scenic Lower Park Emerald Grove area, overlooking the Niagara River. These social distanced concerts present a slate of both major national and local talent in concerts ranging from jazz to baroque and new music.
The UB Faculty Jazz Quartet (Bobby Militello – sax and flute; George Caldwell – piano; Sabu Adeyola – bass; John Bacon – drums) features some of the most experience jazz musicians in the WNY area. Their credits include Dave Brubeck, Ahmad Jamal, Maynard Ferguson, Count Basie and the Duke Ellington Orchestra. The group performs music from the Great American Songbook and jazz standards. For this program the group will feature vocalist Alex McArthur, a rising star on the local scene, who is a former student of the quartet members in the Jazz program at UB.
Attendance is free, but limited to 50. RSVP no later than 24 hours prior to reserve your spot by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org