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Evan Christopher’s Clarinet Road With Ehud Asherie at The Falcon

Where

The Falcon
1348 Rte 9w
Marlboro, NY
Map
845-236-7970

When

Mon, June 19, 2017
7:00 pm

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Clarinet crusader Evan Christopher teams up with stride-piano master Ehud Asherie. This acclaimed New Orleans-Harlem duo celebrates piano-playing composers from Jelly-Roll Morton to Bud Powell.

“...a triumph, joining the present seamlessly to a glorious past.” - The Observer, UK
Anchored in the musical vocabulary created by early Creole clarinetists such as Sidney Bechet, Omer Simeon, and Barney Bigard, Evan Christopher has created a highly personal brand of “contemporary early-jazz” that strives to extend the legacy of this unique clarinet style.
Christopher was drawn to New Orleans from his native California in 1994 by the rich musical landscape in the birthplace of Jazz. His highly personal style and intimate approach prompted The New York Times to coin it as “close-encounter music.” ...

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