Young Lions Jazz Conservatory Artistic Director Gilbert Castellanos is also the curator for Jazz @ The Jacobs at Symphony Hall. On Saturday, April 24, the concert is “Affinity: A Ray Brown and Oscar Peterson Tribute.” This is a very special event for our Young Lions Conservatory students as they will be featured in the lobby AND on the main stage for this performance.
Arrive at 7pm to attend the lobby performance featuring students Zion Dyson (vocals), Ed Gabrielyan (keys, graduated Young Lion), Julian Roel (alto sax) and Wesley Biasi (drums).
On the main stage at 8pm students Brenda Greggio (piano), John Murray (bass) and Carmen Murray (drums) will be featured for a short set.
You won’t want to miss the main event with this line-up:
- John Clayton, bass
- Christoph Luty, bass
- Larry Fuller, piano
- Tamir Hendelman, piano
- Jeff Hamilton, percussion