Kenny Garrett Quintet – Jazz San Javier (2018). Considered “the most important alto saxophonist of his generation” by the Washington Post and “One of the most admired alto saxophonists in jazz after Charlie Parker” by the New York Times.
Kenny Garrett is one of the most prestigious saxophonists of the post -bop jazz, and with both the saxophone and the flute, gained great prestige as a member of the Duke Ellington Orchestra and as a member of the Miles Davis band.
Kenny Garrett Quintet – Jazz San Javier (2018)
Winner of a Grammy Award, his subsequent career has been impressive, playing and recording albums with the flower and cream of jazz; to name just a few: Art Blakey, Joe Henderson, Brad Mehldau, Freddie Hubbard, McCoy Tyner, Marcus Miller, Chick Korea, Herbie Hancock, Bobby Hutcherson or Elvin Jones. An excellent opportunity to enjoy the music of this great saxophone, for the first time in Jazz San Javier.
Kenny Garrett (sax)
Vernell Brown (piano)
Corcoran Holt (double bass)
Samuel Laviso (drums)
Rudy Bird (percussion)