Goethe-Institut

Todd Marcus Jazz Orchestra

01 Dec 2017 Washington, DC

Details

Time : 8pm
Venue : Goethe-Institut
Address : 1990 K St NW
State : DC
Zip : 20006
Contact Website : https://www.goethe.de/ins/us/en/sta/wsh.html

The Todd Marcus Jazz Orchestra performs Blues for Tahrir as well as the premier of new pieces commissioned by Chamber Music America. The emotional works explore hope and loss while swinging hard and are inspired by the Egyptian uprising of 2011 and Marcus’ recent travels to Egypt.

Todd Marcus – bass clarinet
Troy Roberts – tenor sax
Brent Birckhead – alto sax & flute
Russell Kirk – alto sax
Alex Norris – trumpet
Alan Ferber – trombone
Xavier Davis – piano
Jeff Reed – bass
Eric Kennedy – drums

In The Valley by Todd Marcus and the Todd Marcus Jazz Orchestra has been made possible with support from Chamber Music America’s 2016 New Jazz Works program funded through the generosity of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

Goethe-Institut Washington is located at 1990 K St. NW (entrance on 20th St. NW)

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