Parker Jazz Club Presents... Michael Dease!

Wed, Jul 17

Parker Jazz Club Presents... Michael Dease! Cover

Master trombonist and four-time Downbeat Critic's Poll Winner for Trombonist of the Year Michael Dease honors the spirit of his former bandleader Roy Hargrove with a Quintet featuring fellow Hargrove alum Andre Hayward. Dease is a prolific session musician, longtime fixture in the bands of Jimmy Heath, David Sanborn and Christian McBride and a fiery, soulful improviser on several instruments. He is also a deeply committed educator and serves as Full Professor of Jazz Trombone at the prestigious Jazz Studies program at Michigan State University.. Join us at Parker Jazz Club to celebrate his 19th recording as a leader, "Grove's Groove" on Le Coq records. PERFORMANCE LINEUP Michael Dease, baritone saxophone, trombone Andre Hayward, trombone Ross Margitza, piano Ryan Hagler, bass Gerry Gibbs, drums