6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturday May 14Jazz on Esther Street
with the Eric Person QuartetJazz
Saxophonist Eric Person has notched an impressive resume performing and recording with many legends in jazz such as Dave Holland, McCoy Tyner, Chico Hamilton, Houston Person, John Hicks and many others. Eric has performed with genre bending musicians Vernon Reid, Ronald Shannon Jackson, Will Calhoun, Ben Harper, and Bright Dog Red. Person was also a member of the World Saxophone Quartet and is featured on the band's CD Moving Right Along.
Eric's career has featured many highlights from featured soloist with the New York City Symphony at the Apollo Theater to performing with the McCoy Tyner Big Band at the Newport Jazz Festival. He is currently an adjunct saxophone instructor at Bard College and an active band leader of Meta-Four, Trio-kinesis, and the Eric Person Big Band. He is a prolific composer with ten CDs under his leadership.
The quartet includesTim Regusis (keyboard), Lew Scott (bass) and Darrell Green (drums)
$20/pp donation to the musicians.BeanRunner Cafe
201 S. Division Street @ Esther
Peekskill, NY See Map