Venue Details

9634 Star Starred
B.B. King Blues Club
Between 7th and 8th Avenues 237 West 42nd Street New York City, NY 10036
212-997-4144
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 5 members
Review from rmvmc
3 events 2 reviews

This concert was fabulous as only Ottmar Liebert and his group can be. The size of the space was perfect and the acoustics were the best. I did not appreciate the very close quarters of the B.B King venue for eating dinner and the service was...continued

reviewed May 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Cheryl
Red Velvet 24 events 4 reviews

As always Ottmar was...well Ottmar!

reviewed May 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from smavrikis
17 events 4 reviews

Great music and BB's is a great venue.

reviewed May 07 2011 report as inappropriate
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Hear Ottmar Leibert’s music at his website.

Description

Ottmar Liebert harnesses the emotional fire and mournful tonalities of traditional Flamenco music, updates it with the subtle rhythms of jazz and makes it widely accessible with the melodic song structures of pop. The acoustic guitarist summed it up with the apt comment that Nouveau Flamenco is to the traditional variety what bossa nova is to samba. But even the cleverest formulas are worthless without the animating spark of genius, a quality for which there is no formula, only serendipity.

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