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Dave Douglas Quintet

BRETT CAMPBELL
7 and 9:30 pm., Friday October 11 | $20 general admission, $25 reserved seating. Under 21 permitted with legal guardian until 9 pm.
Jimmy Mak's
221 NW 10th Ave.
 
[JAZZ GENIUS] Having just turned 50, the peerless New York-based trumpeter-composer-bandleader-teacher-impresario Dave Douglas belongs in the first sentence of any discussion regarding the greatest jazzmen of his generation. From his work with John Zorn, Joe Lovano, his brass quintet that scorched the 2010 Portland Jazz Festival or his many other varied projects documented on 40 albums to his collaborations with dancers, filmmakers, poets and singers or his classical covers, Douglas has expanded the possibilities of music in a way that invites more listeners in rather than excluding them. His current quintet—with bassist Linda Oh, drummer Rudy Royston, saxophonist Jon Irabagon and pianist Bobby Avey—is one of his jazziest, and this is its first Portland visit.

Where: Jimmy Mak's
Phone: 295-6542
Address: 221 NW 10th Ave.
Website: www.jimmymaks.com

 
 

Jimmy Mak's

221 NW 10th Ave.
Portland, OR
 
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