Returning to Roscoe's Room at Alvin & Friends for some great music, great musicians and great food
Eclectic mix of music written by pianists such as Herbie Hancock, Randy Weston, Oscar Peterson, Horace Silver and Onaje Allan Gumbs.
Evening of great music performed by these four great musicians. Two shows, 8PM and 10PM. In addition the menu is great.
Performance of Jazz, R&B, spoken word and more featuring Mem Nahadr Toni Blackman, Jua Howard, Autum Ashante, Mic El, Tai Allen , Abiodun Oyewole and more great folks.
Onaje Allan Gumbs
Gregory M. Jones
Enoch Jamal Strickland
Sounds Like: Herbie Hancock, George Duke, Ramsey Lewis, Kenny Barron, Onaje Allan Gumbs
Label: Ejano Music;18th & Vine; Pony Canyon, Jazz Em Up
Born in Harlem of Caribbean parents( Father from Anguilla, Mother from Montserrat) and raised in Queens, Onaje started playing piano at age 7. He graduated from Manhattan’s High School of Music and Art as well as SUNY at Fredonia.
In 1971, a gig with master guitarist Kenny Burrell at Baker's Keyb...See Full Bio
“He effectively demonstrates his ability to blend the sounds of his jazz, r&b, and pop influences…which leaves his listeners reminiscing about and craving the beats and rhythms of time gone by.”