Gabe Rupe is the student composer selected for Hittin’ with the Youngins on Thursday, 2/29. His band is called the Gabe Rupe Grupe and his set will feature the great Richard Johnson on piano.
Gabe Rupe, Bassist/Composer
Richard Johnson, Pianist, Featured Artist
Claudio Silva, Drums
Emerson Borg, Trumpet
Spencer Merk, Trombone
John Rokicki, Tenor Sax
Hittin’ With The Youngins is an exciting new spin-off series from The Jazz Composers Forum, which provides young composers with an opportunity to perform their original compositions alongside the pros. Hittin’ With the Youngins will feature one student composer and performances by an acclaimed musician from the Peabody Jazz faculty.
In-person seats: $20 / $10 full-time students with valid ID
Attendees receive a link to the recording to view for one week.
Advance sales end 1 hr before showtime; remaining tickets can be purchased at the door.
Streaming Cost is $10
The link will be revealed to live stream participants 15 minutes before the show
and will remain active for one week.