Donald Harrison

Critics' pick
Blue Note, Greenwich Village Tuesday April 7 2015 - Sunday April 12 2015
Alto saxophonist Donald Harrison first made his mark in an edition of Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers that also featured his New Orleans neighbor Terence Blanchard, after which the two fronted one of the best hardbop squads of the Young Lions era. Since then, Harrison's dug deep into his roots, incorporating second-line strut and Mardi Gras Indian spirit into a sound that's completely NOLA and all his own. Here, he's working with an all-star band featuring Meters guitarist Leo Nocentelli, James Brown trombonist Fred Wesley and rising trumpet phenom Christian Scott.
Venue name: Blue Note
Contact:
Address: 131 W 3rd St
New York

Cross street: at Sixth Ave
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sun 6pm–1am; Fri, Sat 6pm–4am
Transport: Subway: A, C, E, B, D, F, M to W 4th St
Price: Show prices vary. Average drink: $10. AmEx, D, MC, V
    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

    • at tables $35, at bar $20, plus $5 minimum

      Donald Harrison

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