Late Night Session: Theo Hill Trio
Saturday, August 24, 2013
11:30pm | Dizzy's Club Coca Cola
Price: Tue, Wed, $5; Thu, $10; Fri, Sat, $20
Student Price: Tue- Fri, $5; Sat, $10 (with valid I.D.)
With Alexander Claffy, bass; Kyle Poole, drums; and Marcus Strickland, saxophone (8/22, 8/24 only)
As a pianist, keyboardist, and composer Theo Hill has emerged as a fresh voice on the New York scene, known for his versatility, originality, and sensitivity. Featured on the cover of Pure Jazz Magazine and hailed by The Revivalist as a young veteran of the NYC jazz scene whose extensive study of various styles led to a prolific career as a leader and sideman, he has performed with Charles Tolliver, Frank Lacy, Bill Saxton, Lenny White, Victor Bailey, and Wallace Roney. His trio has featured rising stars Joe Sanders, E.J. Strickland, Marcus Gilmore, and Obed Calvaire. For this appearance at Dizzy’s Hill will pay tribute to pianist Kenny Kirkland.
Late Night Sessions are the new After Hours at Dizzy’s Club Coca–Cola. Scheduled after after the headlining artist’s last set Tuesday through Saturday, these performances feature some of jazz’s most talented up and coming artists. No reservations necessary.