Thursday, June 20th, 2013
Danny Green @ The San Diego Museum of Art - 6:00 P.M.
1450 El Prado San Diego CA 92101
During the final concert of Danny Green's residency, the Danny Green Trio and special guest Peter Sprague will perform Latin and Brazilian inspired compositions. Green and guitarist/composer Sprague, began collaborating together in 2009 and have since collaborated on several projects. Sprague has previously performed with Chick Corea, Hubert Laws, and David Benoit, among others, and has been featured in hundredes of albums. “Peter is one of San Diego's jazz communites great treasures,” says Green. “Not only is he an amazing guitarist, but he also takes the art of jazz composition and arranging to a new level.”
The Museum has selected three nationally recognized musicians: Danny Green, Joshua White, and Mark Dresser for the Jazz Residency Project. During their residencies, each musician will explore a single topic or theme critical to their work over the course of three concerts. Each concert includes a unique repertoire and ensemble. Danny will perform three concerts on June 6, June 13, and June 20. On these Thursday evenings, the galleries will be open all evening and snacks and beverages will be available from a no-host cash bar.
The Danny Green Quartet is:
Danny Green - Piano
Justin Grinnell - Bass
Julien Cantelm - Drums
Special guest: Peter Sprague - Guitar