The Egg Announces Two New Concerts
The Egg has announced a pair of new concerts for 2017. Tickets to the new shows are currently available exclusively to members of The Egg and will go on sale to the general public at 11am on Friday (December 9).
Here are the details of the new concerts:
SIERRA LEONE’S REFUGEE ALL STARS
With Vusi Mahlasela
Friday, February 17, 7:30pm
A double-bill of African music – Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars have risen like a phoenix to the world stage mining the riches of Western African folklore, performing uplifting – and very danceable – highlife songs of hope, faith and joy. Vusi Mahlasela – simply known as “The Voice” in South Africa – is celebrated for his distinct vocal style, fine guitar playing and his poetic, optimistic songs.
“The Music of Miles Davis and Original Compositions”
Friday, March 31, 7:30pm
The SFJAZZ Collective is an award-winning all-star band comprising eight of the finest performers/composers in jazz today. Each year the group focuses on the legacy of one artist that has had a significant impact on music. This year the ensemble performs new arrangements as well as original compositions inspired by the artistry of jazz legend Miles Davis. Featuring Miguel Zenon (alto saxophone), David Sanchez (tenor saxophone), Sean Jones (trumpet), Robin Eubanks (trombone), Warren Wolf (vibraphone), Edward Simon (piano), Matt Penman (bass) and Obed Calvaire (drums).
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