Matt Baker "A Tribute to Oscar Peterson" at Birdland
Sasha uploaded this event on December 19, 2013
Mon, January 6, 2014
Save the date!
The Broadway at Birdland concert series is proud to announce that on Monday, January 6 at 7pm, Australian jazz pianist Matt Baker will perform “An Oscar Moment: A Celebration of the Life and Musicof Jazz Legend Oscar Peterson.”
The concert will showcase Baker’s interpretations of Peterson’s greatest work, celebrating his life, greatest hits, and some of his beautiful original works. The two met in 2002 at the Blue Note in NYC, which was the start of a friendship and mentorship that lasted until Peterson’s death in 2007. Jim Cammack will perform on bass, Jerome Jennings on drums, and Special Guest Vocalist will be Brianna Thomas....