Venue Details

76 Star Starred
The Allen Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center
Broadway at 60th Street New York City, NY 10023
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4.3 average rating
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30 events
19 reviews
7 stars
attended Mar 10 2012

Some of the most creative jazz we have heard in a long time. Allen is a very nice venue.

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7 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 10 2012

The venue was amazing, and they were obviously extremly talented. But I was disappointed that the group played for only an hour.

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Website

http://jalc.org/concerts/details309a.asp?EventID=2781

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Description

Performers: Antonio Hart – Alto Saxophone; Mark Turner – Tenor Saxophone; Avishai Cohen – Trumpet; Robin Eubanks – Trombone; Stefon Harris – Vibraphone; Edward Simon – Piano; Matt Penman – Bass; Eric Harland – Drums   

The SFJAZZ Collective is an all-star eight-piece ensemble that highlights the original compositions of its annually-rotating members as well as revisits and re-arranges famous compositions from past jazz masters. Having taken on jazz titans like John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, Horace Silver, and Thelonious Monk in the past, the group will now explore the material of music icon Stevie Wonder, an artist outside of the jazz tradition, but one whose sophisticated song craft and timeless melodies are more than worthy of exploration. The Collective is comprised of saxophonists Mark Turner, Antonio Hart and Miguel Zenón, pianist Edward Simon, vibraphonist Stefon Harris, trumpeter Avishai Cohen, bassist Matt Penman, trombonist Robin Eubanks, and drummer Eric Harland.

About the Ticket Supplier: Jazz at Lincoln Center

Their mission is to enrich the artistic substance and perpetuate the democratic spirit of America’s music. From down home and elegant concert performances by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to entertaining educational programs that bring the sound and feeling of jazz into the lives of thousands of kids and grownups to innovative collaborative programs with artists in diverse idioms: they offer top quality musicianship and universal friendship. By taking the feeling of jazz on tour and by inviting artists and audiences from all over the world into their new home in New York City, Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center brings people together for a simple purpose: To Have a Profoundly Good Time. Welcome is their motto.