JALC to Present Brubeck Festival

Concerts, discussions & more set for April 7-13

On April 7-13, Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Dave Brubeck Festival will present the Dave Brubeck Festival, seven nights of concerts, pre-concert discussions and a new multi-media exhibit. The festival will take place throughout Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, located at Broadway at 60th Street, New York City.


Brubeck Brothers

The complete Dave Brubeck Festival schedule and details are as follows:

The Life & Music of Dave Brubeck
Featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
April 10-12, 2014
Rose Theater, 8pm
Tickets Start at $30

Free pre-concert discussion at 7pm with Simon Rowe, Executive Director of the Brubeck Institute; Russell Gloyd, Brubeck’s longtime manager, producer and friend (4/10 only); Chris Brubeck, trombonist, bassist, pianist (4/11 only); and Darius Brubeck, pianist (4/12 only).

The Real Ambassadors
Featuring Peter Martin, narrator Yolande Bavan, Roberta Gambarini, Russell Graham, Robert Hurst, Brian Owens, Ulysses Owens, Vivian Sessoms, Ty Stephens, James Zollar
April 11-12
The Allen Room, 7pm & 9:30pm
Tickets Start at $45

Free pre-concert discussion at 6pm & 8:30pm with Ricky Riccardi, Curator, Louis Armstrong House Museum; and Keith Hatschek, Professor at the University of the Pacific, and Dave Brubeck scholar.

Brubeck Brothers Quartet
April 7-8
Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Cover charge is $30 and $15 (students).

Darius, Chris and Dan Brubeck
April 9 and 13, 2014
Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Cover charge is $30 and $15 (students).

Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet
April 10 and 12, 2014
Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Cover charge is $35 and $25 (students).

Brubeck Institute Jazz Alumni Quintet
April 11, 2014
Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Cover charge is $35 and $25 (students).

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s newest exhibition, Dave Brubeck: Jazz Ambassador is free and open to the public. Historical photographs, scores, ephemera—including programs and correspondence—and rare interview and concert footage shine a light on Brubeck’s remarkable life and work as a composer, bandleader, socially-engaged artist, and cultural ambassador.

Tickets to Rose Theater and The Allen Room concerts can be purchased through JALC.org 24 hours a day or CenterCharge at 212-721-6500, open daily from 10am to 9pm. Tickets can also be purchased at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office, located on Broadway at 60th Street, ground floor. Box Office hours: Monday–Saturday from 10am to 6pm (or 30 minutes past curtain) and Sunday from noon to 6pm (or 30 minutes past curtain).

For Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola reservations, call (212) 258-9595 or visit Dizzy’s. Dinner served nightly. General Admission: $20-$45 (unless noted otherwise); students: $5-$25 with valid student ID (selected sets only).

1 Comment

  • Mar 03, 2014 at 12:18PM Keith Michaud

    This JALC Brubeck Festival is the second part of a fantastic cross-country tribute to Dave Brubeck’s life and music. The first part of “2014 Brubeck Festival: Coast to Coast” comes alive March 27-29 at Dave and Iola Brubeck’s alma mater, University of the Pacific in Stockton, Calif. Al Jarreau, Eddie Palmieri, and Terri Lyn Carrington, with special guest Dianne Reeves, will perform during the annual jazz festival honoring Dave Brubeck. Learn more about Dave Brubeck, the Brubeck Institute and the Brubeck Festival at BrubeckInstitute.org.

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