The David Matthews Trio with Eddie Gomez and Steve Gadd
David Matthews, the son of a Methodist minister, was born in Sonora, Kentucky on March 4, 1942. He was educated at the University of Cincinnati where he received a Bachelor of Music degree in Composition from its' Conservatory of Music. From l966-68, David led a jazz/dance band on tour in Germany and Italy. During the next two years, he played in jazz clubs in and around Cincinnati. From l970 to 75 he was the arranger and bandleader for James Brown Productions. In l971, David moved to New York where he worked steadily as a free-lance arranger and writer. He worked on albums, singles, radio and TV commercials, and film scores. He arranged or composed albums or tracks for Buddy Rich, Mark Murphy, Bonnie Raitt, T Bone Walker, Blue Mitchell, the J.B.'s, Starland Vocal Band, Stephanie Mills, Earl Klugh, Phoebe Snow, Donald Bird, Crystal Gayle, Frank Sinatra, David Sanborn, and Paul Simon.
Venue: Birdland Jazz Club
315 W 44th St Map
The Music of The Temptations & The Four Tops Feat. Soul Infinity at The Groove
Sun | 7PM
Show Type: Soul Restrictions: All Ages Two items minimum Featuring some of New York City's finest musicians, the R&B tribute band Soul Infinity fuses together blues, funk, and soul to bring back th...
Circle of Live at Secret Venue
- Aug 25 Sat | 10PM –5:00
Eddie Palmieri at Blue Note
Through Aug 25 Tue | 8PM
Known as one of the finest pianists of the past 50 years, Eddie Palmieri is a bandleader, arranger and composer of salsa and Latin jazz. His playing skillfully fuses the rhythm of his Puerto Rican her...