The Ted Rosenthal Quintet Presents: The Great Jewish American Songbook

The Ted Rosenthal Quintet Presents: The Great Jewish American Songbook

Music Program featuring Ted Rosenthal (piano), Randy Brecker (trumpet), Joel Frahm (saxophone), David J. Grossman (bass), and Tim Horner (drums) in partnership with ASJM and YIVO

Thursday, November 17, 2016, 7:00 pm

$25 General, $15 Students/AJHS & ASJM & YIVO members/Seniors 

The Great Jewish American Songbook program will offer Jazz interpretations of famous Jewish composers including George Gershwin, Richard Rodgers, Harold Arlen, Jerome Kern. Trio will feature Grammy Award winner, trumpeter Randy Brecker. The concert will be followed by a conversation with Ted Rosenthal about the experience of Jewish immigrants Jazz musicians, their contributions to the American Jazz Repertoire of the 20th century, and their relationship to the African American Jazz musicians they were working with. 

"Exquisite interpretations of some of The Great American Songbook's most beloved compositions" - allaboutjazz.com