Monty Alexander Announces Tour Dates

Gigs In support of new release, “Harlem-Kingston Express Vol. 2”

Monty Alexander Harlem-Kingston Express at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC Winter Jazzfest 2013 image 0
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Monty Alexander Harlem-Kingston Express at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC Winter Jazzfest 2013

Monty Alexander has announced an extensive tour in support of his forthcoming new release Harlem-Kingston Express Vol. 2: The River Rolls On, due April 8 on Motéma Music. Pianist and composer Alexander, known for his fusion of reggae with jazz, will hit a dozen U.S. cities, including album release parties at New York’s B.B. King Blues Club and Washington, D.C.’s Howard Theater; as well as an extensive tour in Europe, including Ronnie Scott’s in London and the Oslo Festival de Jazz Norway. A full U.S. tour itinerary is below.

For more information, visit Monty Alexander.com and Motema.com.

Monty Alexander 2014 U.S. Tour Schedule

March 29 Brooklyn, NY Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

June 12 New York, NY B.B. King Blues Club*

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

June 13 Washington, D.C. Howard Theater*

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

July 24-27 Seattle, WA Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

August 1 Telluride, CO Telluride Jazz Festival

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

August 2-3 Denver, CO Dazzles

w/ Monty Alexander Trio

August 7 Vail, CO Vail Jazz Festival

w/ Monty Alexander Trio

August 8-9 Aspen, CO Aspen JazzSnowman

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

August 10 San Jose, CA San Jose Jazz Festival

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

August 30 Easton, MD 6th Annual Monty Alexander Jazz Festival

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

September 13 Salt Lake City, UT Capitol Theatre

w/ Harlem Kingston Express

November 8 Cape May, NJ Exit 0 Jazz Festival

w/ Harlem Kingston Express