About Kelvin Sholar Trio + Tobias Netta
Kelvin Lamar Sholar is a Black American pianist/vocalist from Detroit, Michigan. He started as a Gospel vocalist with his parents, but later developed as a Classical and Jazz pianist winning multiple awards. Sholar has worked with artists like Q-Tip, Stevie Wonder, Nigel Kennedy and Carl Craig.
Charles Sammons is a Black American bassist from Charlottesville, Virginia. At age 14, Sammons studied composition and performance at University of North Carolina School of the Arts; later touring with various Blues, Rock, Reggae, and Jazz ensembles throughout the United States.
Eric Vaughn is a Black American drummer from Savannah, Georgia. Vaughn has toured internationally since the 1990s, and has served as artistic director for the Atlanta Jazz Festival, producer for Savoy jazz label and band leader for the Carnival cruise fleet.
Tobias Netta is a German trumpeter from near Münster (Westf). After attending Musikhochschule Köln from 1981 - ’87, Netta worked professionally in Hamburg, Düsseldorf, New York, Innsbruck (Austria) and Berlin. Tobias Netta has performed and recorded with Cecil Taylor, Anthony Braxton, Gunter Hampel, Silke Eberhard and Wolfram Simon - among others.
About The Performance
Kelvin Sholar Trio (Kelvin Sholar - Piano/Vocals, Charles Sammons - Bass and Eric Vaughn - Drums) from USA will perform a program of daring original compositions, as well as, unique arrangements of famous Jazz, Rhythm and Blues or Classical compositions from their latest recording “Genre Fluid”. This special event will also feature guest trumpeter Tobias Netta, and his compositions.
Entrance/Eintritt: 15/10 Euro
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