MJI Faculty Concert
LIVE CONCERT! Celebrate International Jazz Day with the Milwaukee Jazz Institute Ensemble on Friday, April 30, 2021, 7:30-9:00 PM (CDT). This live, in-person performance showcases some of MJI's illustrious faculty members.
Enjoy jazz classics performed by Marcya Daneille (vocals), Eric Jacobson (trumpet), Lenard Simpson III (alto sax), Mark Davis (piano), Clay Schaub (bass), and Devin Drobka (drums).
Eric Jacobson Quintet "The Music of Horace Silver"
Eric Jacobson Trumpet- Geof Bradfield Tenor sax- Mike Kubicki Piano- John Tate Bass- George Fludas Drums
The Music of Horace Silver: The Eric Jacobson Quintet will pay musical tribute to the great piano and composer Horace Silver. One of the leading composers and pioneers of hard bop, plus a pianist who blended vintage R&B, gospel, blues, and Caribbean elements into jazz. Jacobson and his all star quintet will bring to life the classic compositions at Winter’s Jazz Club in Chicago.