Christian McBride’s New Jawn Comes to The Colonial [Berkshire on Stage]
Berkshire Theatre Group welcomes Christian McBride’s New Jawn, with special guests the Berkshires Jazz Youth Ensemble at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield on Saturday (October 13) at 7:30pm, as part of 14th annual Pittsfield CityJazz Festival. Tickets are $25 and $38.
Six-time Grammy Award-winning jazz bassist Christian McBride is a force of nature, fusing the fire and fury of a virtuoso with the depth and grounding of a seasoned journeyman. Powered by a relentless energy and a boundless love of swing, McBride’s career is now blazing into its third decade. The Philadelphia native is one of the most requested, most recorded, and most respected figures in the music world today. His New Jawn quartet comprises jazz musicians of the highest order: Josh Evans (trumpet), Marcus Strickland (saxophone), Christian McBride (bass) and Nasheet Waits (drums).