Jamie Davis with Larry Vuckovich Quartet
Grammy Nominee vocalist Jamie Davis & Larry Vuckovich All Star Quartet (Steve Heckman /Jeff Chambers /Akira Tana) perform the music of Johnny Hartman/blues/great standards/hard swinging jazz
Jamie Davis an alumni of The Count Basie Orchestra, travels the world as guest vocalist of Big Bands & Orchestras in UK, Europe, Russia, Asia & USA. He and the Basie Orchestra were nominated f Grammy with the new release, All About That Basie. Jamie was featured at the recent Grammies with Take 6, Kurt Elling and Stevie Wonder. The rich bass-baritone voice of Jamie Davis proved to be a revelation, and his trio of songs from the classic 1963 John Coltrane/Johnny Hartman album was one of the years musical highlights. Jazzwise Magazine - Peter Quinn. Larry Vuckovich All Star Quartet, a powerful unit, will perform on their own several selections thus making this performance a double bill. Larry has worked with top musicians of various influences, from Jon Hendricks, Philly Joe Jones, Mel Torme, Don Byas, and Red Norvo to today's artists. He has won acclaim from critics and jazz audiences for his deeply imaginative style and repertoire. Larry will receive a lifetime achievement award in August at the Niville Festival in Serbia for being the only jazz musician from the former Yugoslavia, residing in America and performing with numerous greats for six decades.
Tenor saxophonist Steve Heckman, originally from New York, performed with such greats as Howard McGhee, Slam Stewart and Roswell Rudd. Bassist Jeff Chambers is a jazz veteran, having performed with such greats as Bobby Hutcherson, Freddy Hubbard and, Ahmad Jamal. Drummer Akira Tana, also performed with jazz greats including Sonny Rollins, Stan Getz, Lena Horne and is one of the most versatile drummers in jazz.
Don't miss this inspiring afternoon in hearing Jamie Davis a vocalist of world-class stature, plus a powerful, hard swinging all star San Francisco Quartet.
Various wines, cheeses will be available for purchase.
Tucker Farm Center (View)
1201 Tucker - Summit Drive
Calistoga, CA 94515
|Minimum Age: 12|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|