Authority Melts From Me
Thursday, February 07, 2013
$30; Members $25; Under 30 $15
Winner of the 2011 Thelonius Monk Competition, pianist/composer Bobby Avey leads his band (Jordan Perlson, drums; Thomson Kneeland, bass; Ben Monder, guitar; Miguel Zenón, alto sax) in the world premiere of an hour long jazz suite, Authority Melts from Me, inspired by the Haitian Revolution (1791-1804).
"A young pianist of invention and refinement." -The New Yorker
"An indisputable rising star." -All About Jazz