Carnegie Hall Presents

The Shape of Jazz

If you love jazz and want to hear the best of all the style has to offer today, this series is for you. The finest Afro-Cuban jazz with Chucho Valdés and a host of rising stars, the pluralistic violin virtuosity of Jenny Scheinman, the Israeli-born Cohens, and the innovative compositions of Vijay Iyer. Doors open one hour early for Late Nights at Zankel Hall, where you can enjoy a pre-concert drink and meet others who share your passion for music.

Dayramir and Habana enTRANCE
Aldo López-Gavilán Quartet

Chucho Valdés Quintet

3 Cohens Sextet: Anat, Avishai, and Yuval

Jenny Scheinman Trio
Featuring Bill Frisell and Brian Blade

Vijay Iyer: Solo, Trio, Sextet

Dayramir and Habana enTRANCE
Aldo López-Gavilán Quartet

Zankel Hall
Friday, November 16, 2012 | 9 PM

Performers

Dayramir and Habana enTRANCE
·· Dayramir Gonzalez, Piano
·· Yosvany Terry, Alto Saxophone, Vocals, and Percussion
·· Luis Faife, Tenor Saxophone and Flute
·· Yunior Terry, Bass
·· Richie Flores, Percussion
·· Obed Calvaire, Drums
Aldo López-Gavilán Quartet
·· Aldo López-Gavilán, Piano
·· Roberto Martínez, Saxophone
·· Raúl Gil, Bass
·· Ruy Adrián López-Nussa, Drums
with Special guest
Ilmar López-Gavilán, Violin
Two rising Cuban stars bring their bands to Zankel Hall for an evening of music making that gives the audience a glimpse into the future of jazz in Cuba.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

Dos estrellas cubanas en ascenso presentan a sus bandas en el Zankel Hall para brindar al público una visión del futuro del jazz en Cuba.

Este concierto es parte de Late Nights en Zankel Hall.

Duas estrelas cubanas em ascensão trazem suas bandas ao Zankel Hall para uma noite de música que dará à plateia uma ideia sobre o futuro do jazz em Cuba.

Este concerto faz parte de Late Nights em Zankel Hall.

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Marzo


Unicornio

Chucho Valdés Quintet

Zankel Hall
Saturday, December 1, 2012 | 9 PM

Performers

Chucho Valdés Quintet
·· Chucho Valdés, Piano
·· Yaroldy Abreu Robles, Percussion
·· Dreiser Durruthy Bombalé, Bata Drum and Vocals
·· Rodney Yllarza Barreto, Drums
·· Angel Gaston Joya Perellada, Bass
Multi–Grammy Award winner Chucho Valdés is Cuba’s musical ambassador to the world. He brings his quintet to Zankel Hall for an evening of jazz.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

Chucho Valdés, ganador de múltiples premios Grammy y embajador mundial de la música cubana, se presenta con su quinteto en el Zankel Hall para ofrecer una singular noche de jazz.

Este concierto es parte de Late Nights en Zankel Hall.

Ganhador de vários prêmios Grammy, Chucho Valdés é o embaixador musical de Cuba para o mundo e aparece com o seu quinteto no Zankel Hall para uma noite inesquecível de jazz.

Este concerto faz parte de Late Nights em Zankel Hall.

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Solar


Chucho Valdes, Piano | Roman Filiu O'Reilly, Alto Saxophone | Irving Luichel Acao Tierra, Tenor Saxophone | Lazaro Rivero Alarcon, Bass | Ramses Rodriguez Baralt, Drums
Blue Note

3 Cohens Sextet: Anat, Avishai, and Yuval

Zankel Hall
Friday, February 15, 2013 | 9:30 PM

Performers

Anat Cohen, Clarinet and Tenor Saxophone
Avishai Cohen, Trumpet
Yuval Cohen, Soprano Saxophone
Aaron Goldberg, Piano
Omer Avital, Bass
Jonathan Blake, Drums
Clarinet and tenor saxophonist Anat Cohen, along with her brothers trumpeter Avishai and soprano saxophonist Yuval, lovingly present their infectious originals and joyful New Orleans and post-bop standards.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

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"Family"


3 Cohens
Courtesy of Anzic Records
Available at itunes.apple.com/us/album/family/id466941592

Jenny Scheinman Trio
Featuring Bill Frisell and Brian Blade

Zankel Hall
Saturday, March 23, 2013 | 9 PM

Performers

Jenny Scheinman, Violin and Vocals
Bill Frisell, Guitar
Brian Blade, Drums
Violinist Jenny Scheinman, along with all-star bandmates guitarist Bill Frisell and drummer Brian Blade, presents the concert-hall world debut of their versatile and melodic trio.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

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Jenny Scheinman's A Ride With Polly Jean


Jenny Scheinman, Violin
Jenny Scheinman

Vijay Iyer: Solo, Trio, Sextet

Zankel Hall
Saturday, April 27, 2013 | 9:30 PM

Performers

Vijay Iyer, Piano
Stephan Crump, Bass
Tyshawn Sorey, Drums
Steve Lehman, Soprano and Alto Saxophones
Mark Shim, Tenor Saxophone
Graham Haynes, Cornet and Flugelhorn
Grammy-nominated composer-pianist Vijay Iyer leads an evening of stunning music from his highly celebrated and award-winning solo and trio recordings, culminating in a rare set by his all-star sextet.

This concert is part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.

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"Optimism"


Vijay Iyer Trio
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