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14.02.2019 - Article

The Lars Haake quartet brings a fresh take on contemporary bop to New York's Zinc Bar on February 27, 2019.

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Tracing the powerful impact of musical icons Kenny Garrett and Branford Marsalis the Lars Haake quartet brings a fresh take on contemporary bop to New York's Zinc Bar. From high-energy combustions to dark ballads, the music draws in the audience with intensity and intimacy. German-born alto saxophonist Lars Haake who has appeared and recorded amongst others with the greats Kenwood Dennard, Hiram Bullock and James Genus, studied saxophone in Germany with Tony Lakatos, with Bill Pierce at the Berklee College of Music and privately with Vincent Herring and Bill Evans. His close collaboration with pianist Benito Gonzalez, who has appeared on Kenny Garrett's last three albums, has given the quartet an unmistakable soulful edge.

The Zinc Bar is a New York jazz institution and has been hosting some of the city’s greatest bands in a sophisticated cocktail bar setting.

  • Lars Haake alto- and soprano saxophone
  • Josh Evans trumpet
  • Benito Gonzalez piano
  • James Genus bass
  • McClenty Hunter drums

Location and time:
Zinc Bar,

82 West 3rd Street,
New York, NY 10012
Wednesday ,February 27, 2019, 7-9pm

For more Information visit: zincjazz

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