09/22/11

Kurt Elling to Perform Six-Night Residency at NYC’s Birdland

Special guests will include Miguel Zenón, Lew Tabackin, Ravi Coltrane, Robin Eubanks, Stefon Harris

Kurt Elling will perform a six-night residency featuring Denmark’s Klüvers Big Band at New York City’s Birdland, from October 25-30. ‘Different special guests—Miguel Zenón, Ravi Coltrane, Lew Tabackin, Robin Eubanks and Stefon Harris—will join Elling and the 18-piece ensemble each evening.

Elling’s latest album, The Gate, produced by Don Was (the Rolling Stones, Bonnie Raitt, Bob Dylan), features interpretations of songs by the Beatles, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis and Stevie Wonder—many of which will be performed during this engagement.

Birdland is located at 315 West 44th Street, Manhattan. New York City. Call (212) 581-3080 for more information. Two sets will be played each night: 8:30 & 11pm. Tickets are $40.

Guest appearances
Tuesday, October 25 with Miguel Zenón
Wednesday, October 26 with Lew Tabackin
Thursday, October 27 with Ravi Coltrane
Friday, October 28 with Robin Eubanks
Saturday, October 29 with Ravi Coltrane
Sunday, October 30 with Stefon Harris

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