Ambrose Akinmusire at Vermont Jazz Center
Posted by Robby Roiter on January 12, 2022
Sat, September 17, 2022
Save the date!
Saturday,September 17, 2022, 8 pm
Vermont Jazz Center
72 Cotton Mill Hill #222
Brattleboro VT 05301
This concert will have ONLY a limited in-person audience. There will NO livestream component.
Akinmusire is a multiyear winner of Downbeat’s critics’ choice awards for Trumpeter of the Year (including 2021) and Jazz Artist of the Year.
A visionary artist with six albums as a leader, he is a first call sideman found on recordings with Joni Mitchell, Brad Mehldau, Kendrick Lamar and many others.
Ambrose Akinmusire is a truth-teller whose music is an expression of his personal journey as a Black man. Although he loves playing jazz standards, he has chosen to compose original music that draws attention to the realities of racism....