NAT ADDERLEY JR. QUARTET
CANNONBALL, HERBIE & CHICK
with Special Guest
Vibraphonist, JAY HOGGARD
October 24 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Pheeroan akLaff, drums
Hassan Shakur, bass
Nat Adderley Jr. carries
on his famous jazz family lineage playing the music of his uncle Cannonball
Adderley, Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea. Join him for an evening of soulful
swing and timeless classics as he highlights songs made famous in the Adderley songbook and plays
fresh renditions of iconic Herbie and Chick compositions.
Best known as the Musical Director for R&B icon Luther Vandross and for writing and arranging songs including “Stop to Love,” “Wait for Love” and the Grammy® Award- nominated “Give Me the Reason”, Nat has also written, produced and arranged songs for Beyonce Knowles, Kirk Whalum, Natalie Cole, Johnny Gill and Aretha Franklin.
Jay Hoggard, one
of the greatest vibraphonists in the world, has toured the world
sharing the legacy and majesty of jazz performing in many of the finest venues of the U.S. ,
Africa, Europe, South America, the Caribbean, and Asia. Jay has collaborated
with vibraphone masters Lionel Hampton, Milt Jackson, Tito Puente and Bobby
Hutcherson and has recorded and toured with Kenny Burrell, Dr. Billy Taylor, Max
Roach, Hilton Ruiz and others.