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Bobby Zankel's Wonderful Sound, Upholstery & Veronica Mercedes Jurkiewicz / Carlos Santiago Duo at The Perch

Posted by Michael Ricci on August 28, 2023


The Perch
2321 Emerald St.
Philadelphia, PA


Sat, October 7, 2023
8:00 pm

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Bobby Zankel
saxophone, alto


A benefit concert for Fire Museum Presents - give what you can. No one turned away for lack of funds. Bobby Zankel began playing music at an early age, soon favoring the alto saxophone. After studying at the University of Wisconsin, he attended Berklee College Of Music, then went on to attain a BA degree from Empire State College (State University of New York). In the early 70s, he attracted favorable attention during a spell with Cecil Taylor’s Unit Core Ensemble. Concurrently, Zankel’s reputation spread within the adventurous New York loft scene owing to performances with Ray Anderson, Sunny Murray, William Parker and others...

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