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THE TOMMY IGOE BIG BAND - The Music of Basie & Buddy
November 12, 2013
Featuring 15 of the Bay Area's finest musicians!
A special show feat. the very best music from two giants of Jazz: Count Basie and Buddy Rich
Tuesday, Nov 12
- 8pm $22
Drumming icon, Tommy Igoe and his band are putting a fresh, global spin on a proud American art form. This elite 15-piece unit is comprised of San Francisco's finest players, hand-picked from Tower of Power, Santana, The Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs and many more. Cherished music from Buddy Rich, Woody Herman and Count Basie share the stage with unforgettable songs from Spain, Cuba, Brazil and New Orleans. Blues, Funk, Brazilian, Latin and incredible special guests make every show a unique journey. Experience one of the world's finest drummers leading this breathtaking ensemble and be a part of San Francisco's new Tuesday Tradition!
Editors Top Pick- San Francisco Magazine
Featured Artist- San Francisco Chronicle
Electrifying! Impeccable!- Beyond Chron
Featured musicians and select guest artists
Tom Politzer- Tenor Sax (Tower of Power)
Marc Russo- Alto Sax (Doobie Brothers)
Louis Fasman- (Maynard Ferguson)
Drew Zingg-Guitar (Steely Dan)
Kenny Washington- Vocals (Bay Area vocal Icon)
Barry Finnerty - Guitar (Miles Davis)
Karl Perazzo-Percussion (Santana)
Tony Lindsay- Vocals (Santana)
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"perfect venue...top-notch musicians."
"phenomenal in everyway."
"I came in curious and I left a rabid fan- wow, wow, WOW!"
"Jawdropping. Masterful, incredible music."
"5 Stars, more if I could".