These internationally-renowned musicians are touring in support of their new album, “Aziza,” http://exclaim.ca/music/article/dave_holland_chris_potter_lionel_loueke_eric_harland-jane_mallett_theatre_toronto_on_june_25. Sample their music at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QsnTbZavaA. Chris Potter has been called “One of the most studied (and copied) saxophonists on the planet” by DownBeat magazine, while bassist Dave Holland’s 50-year recording and performing career has included associations with the likes of Miles Davis and Betty Carter and a Grammy award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album. African guitarist Lionel Loueke has toured the world with Herbie Hancock and is a member of Blue Note’s 75th anniversary all-star band, while drummer Eric Harland is a veteran of notable ensembles like the SFJAZZ Collective as well as bands led by Charles Lloyd, McCoy Tyner, and Terence Blanchard, among others. 8:00 PM, Wisconsin Union Theater, https://itkt.choicecrm.net/templates/UWIM/index.php?&event_ids=3871.
Oct. 22nd, 2016 – Chris Potter – Dave Holland – Lionel Loueke – Eric Harland Superband
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