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Mike Vax Sextet

April 29, 2022 @ 7:30 pm

The Nash
110 E Roosevelt St,
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
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Trumpet Legends: Satchmo to Miles with Summit Recording Artist Mike Vax

Mike Vax-trumpet, Denny Monce-trumpet, Howard Alden-guitar, Joel Robin-piano, Selwyn Ream-bass, Kenny French-drums

World-renowned 1st trumpeter and co-director of the legendary Stan Kenton Orchestra, Mike Vax, is joined by acclaimed Phoenix trumpeter Denny Monce and a stalwart rhythm section, to play the music of trumpet greats Nat Adderley, Louis Armstrong, Bunny Berrigan, Randy Brooks, Clifford Brown, Miles Davis, Kenny Dorham, Harry ‘Sweets’ Edison, Maynard Ferguson, Dizzy Gillespie, Freddy Hubbard, Harry James and Clark Terry. Through the music of these trumpet greats, Vax will take us on a journey from the cradle of jazz in New Orleans to the birth of bop in New York City.
Vax always presents a great show with swingin’ music, historical perspectives and humor!
Tier 1: $35 (Tier 1 seats are at 2-top tables)
Tier 2: $32
Tier 3: $27
Students: $12.80 (Use code “student” at checkout)
(Plus processing costs)