Rockport Jazz Festival: Branford Marsalis & Joey Calderazzo Duo

Rockport Jazz Festival: Branford Marsalis & Joey Calderazzo Duo
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Start Date: Aug 18 2013
Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street, 5 pm



Join us for an intimate evening with NEA Jazz Master, renowned Grammy’ Award-winning saxophonist and Tony Award’ nominee Branford Marsalis and his Quartet’s longtime pianist Joey Calderazzo.

The two have mesmerized audiences with their passionate and profound collaboration since they took the stage together at the Newport Jazz Festival in 2009, ultimately leading to their spectacular duo collaboration album Songs of Mirth and Melancholy.

Through intricate interplay between the piano and saxophone, discover Marsalis and Calderazzo’s ever-deepening relationship through unexpected twists that take cues from the music of 19th-Century Europe.

NEW! Join us for JazzChats. JazzChats are an informal discussion prior to the concert to learn more about jazz, its history, and its future. Hosted by WGBH jazz host Eric Jackson with Branford Marsalis.

This concert is sponsored by Rockport Mortgage Corporation.

Tickets: $85, $75, $55