Please join us for the debut of a new band, the Mark O'Connor Organ Quartet at FitzGerald's Sidebar Sessions featuring Dan Murphy on organ, Todd Howell on drums, myself on saxophones, and up and coming guitarist Hans Luchs. We'll be playing bluesy and swinging jazz, from 8 til 10:30pm, so come on out and get your groove on!!
The concert is from 6-9pm and is part of the Sidewinder Jazz Series at the Red Kiva. Come on out and join us for some fiery and exciting jazz!!
We'll be playing my own tunes along with some lesser known standards for your listening pleasure.
Sounds Like: Chris Potter, Stan Getz, Joe Henderson, Tito Puente, The Mark O'Connor Quintet
Label: OA2 Records
Bio: The Playboy Guide to Jazz proclaims, “With his hearty sound and bristling ideas, Mark O'Connor can bowl over even a jaded follower of post-bop jazz.” For nearly two decades, Mark O’Connor has been a part of the Chicago and Milwaukee music scenes as a performer, composer, and educator. His critica...See Full Bio
Mark O'Connor Quintet has a show on 03/06/2014 at 07:00 PM @ Bro... in Brookfield, IL http://www.reverbnation.com/c./poni/265914494 #concert
“A very good saxophonist he is… melodically and rhythmically engaging lines… expressiveness and melodic sensitivity.”
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