Jazz at Two – James Suggs Quartet
January 10, 2020 : 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm$10 – $20
A rising star in the world of jazz and one of the finest trumpet players in the Bay area, James Suggs is originally from Harrisburg, PA. He has music degrees from Youngstown State and University of So. Florida. Suggs has toured and recorded with the Glenn Miller Orchestra and performed with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Kenny Burrell, Dick Hyman, Robin Eubanks, Chuck Mangione, Maria Schneider, John Lamb, Nate Najar, Harry Allen, Chuck Redd and Frankie Avalon and others. He has performed tributes to Louis Armstrong, Harry James and Miles Davis to critical acclaim. The quartet features Jeremy Douglas, piano; Michael Ross, bass and Dave Rudolph, drums. Suggs CD, “You’re Gonna Hear From Me”, (Arbor) features Houston Person and top NYC jazz musicians. Unitarian Universalist Church 3975 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota. Admission at the door JC members $10, non members $20. Free for students.