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Andrew Rathbun Quartet
Sunday, October 31, 2021, 08:00am - 05:00pm
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ANDREW RATHBUN QUARTET

 

 FRIDAY NOVEMBER 12TH, 7:30pm

GRNoir

35 Division Ave. S Grand Rapids, MI 

www.grnoir.com

 

with:

Matthew Fries – piano

John Sutton – bass

Keith Hall - drums

 

Andrew Rathbun has achieved a rare depth of lyricism and compositional intelligence in 20 years as a recording artist; Ben Ratliff of the New York Times described Rathbun as “an industrious saxophonist and imaginative composer-arranger.” Voted as a “Rising Star” in the 2018 Downbeat Critics Poll, he has documented his stirring original music with a series of 15 acclaimed recordings, on the Challenge, Fresh Sound and Steeplechase labels, and has collaborated with musicians like Kenny Wheeler, Billy Hart, Ben Monder and Luciana Souza . “Rathbun’s lines dance and glide,” writes David Whiteis of JazzTimes, “reflecting both childlike wonder and well-honed artistry.” Atwood Suites, Rathbun’s JUNO-nominated jazz-orchestra project was summarized in Jazziz Magazine;On the basis of this CD alone, Rathbun deserves to be ranked among today’s top arranger- composers.”


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