Orbit: Jazz Legendary Violinist Michael White Celebrates 40th Anniversary


Orbit” commissioned by the Department Of Cultural Affairs; composed by the Living Legend Jazz Violinist Michael White,prestigious City of Los Angeles Individual Artist Fellow.

The  premier is Friday, June 28  at The Grand Performances, SoCal’s largest free public concert presenter. Appearing with his regular band, the Michael White Quintet, consisting of  Jazz master musicians .Many of whom have performed with a virtual Who’s Who in Jazz.  Michael Howell guitar, Heshima Mark Williams bass, Kenneth Nash percussion and the world best kept secret Jazz vocalist & Qigong/Taiji artist Leisei Chen. 

White is celebrating  the 40th anniversary of Michael’s  classic Impulse recording, The Land Of Spirit And Light.

Sharing the stage  and opening up the evening’s activities is the beautiful fellow performing artist, Indian choreographer, dancer, writer and designer, Malathi Iyengar and her dance company  premiering her new work Love Trajectory

8:15pm Malathi Iyengarwww.rangoli.org/malathi.htm
9:10pm Michael White Quintetwww.leisei-michael.com

For more info. Grand Performanceswww.grandperformances.org

All Ages Welcomed  and its Free!!

This performance is made possible in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs

posted by Robert J. Carmack   twitter: @blues2jazzguy

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s