Lee Smith, MY KIND OF BLUES, CD Release Party
The Lee Smith Ensemble performs at the Philadelphia Museum of Art “Art After 5” Friday, May 29, 2015 5:45pm to 8:15pm Photo by Ruth Naomi Floyd Lee Smith and an incredible group of world class musicians will perform featuring tunes from his newly released CD “My Kind of Blues” Performing with Lee Tim Warfield, Tim Thompson, Marc Adler, Justin Faulkner and Josh Richman Come share an exciting night of music with family and friends in a beautiful setting at one of Philadelphia’s most treasured landmarks *The event is free after admission to the museum
Flutist Marc Adler’s musical interests primarily lie in the area of jazz improvisation and composition and it is here where he devotes most of his time and energy.
He has received Jazz Performance Fellowships from the PA Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts and holds a Mas...See Full Bio
“With Labyrinth, jazz flutist and composer/arranger Marc Adler has created a rich and compelling compact disc recording of contemporary jazz chamber music…Adler’s improvisations display a fleet technique, with his tone alternating between a pleasant and earthy/breath-like quality and a pure/clear sound…Each of the soloists in the ensemble create mature improvisations that demonstrate an understanding of contemporary jazz styles in swing and even eighth-note genres. Labyrinth is a contemporary jazz recording of high caliber that serves notice to the flute and jazz communities that Marc Adler is a musician to be recognized.”