Picture this: You arrive at J&R Music World on Saturday, Nov. 15 a little after 4:00 pm. You browse through the CD titles, make your selections and stand in line to make your purchase. You have this great jazz tune in your head but can’t quite figure out where it’s coming from. Then you realize, it’s not in your head, it is live music!
Trumpeter Jeremy Pelt performs live from J&R Music World, Saturday, November 15 at 4:00 pm and joins Saturday Afternoon Jazz host Monifa Brown. Jeremy will be playing tunes from his most recent CD, Close To My Heart, which is now available on MAXJAZZ Records. Jazz88 broadcasts the “Live from J&R” series on the third Saturday of each month.
Currently Pelt is a featured performer in the Mingus Big Band, Ralph Peterson Quintet, Lewis E. Nash Ensemble, Cannonball Adderley Legacy Quintet and the Frank Foster Loud Minority Band. You can hear him broadcast live, or listen in person at J&R Music World, located on Park Row, adjacent to City Hall Park in NYC.
The performers for this show includes:
Jeremy Pelt – trumpet/flugelhorn
Vicente Archer – bass
Danny Grissett – piano
Israel Bannerman – drums