DOWNBEAT: 4.5 stars - “Best Albums of 2017”
“Rogers’ hip, relentlessly grooving
compositions steal the show.”
World Jazz News:
“Drawn upon his Miles/Brecker/Harrell/
Woody Shaw influences, Rogers’ impeccable trumpet playing – articulate, exploratory,
adventurous, utterly musical and virtuosic –
is eminently showcased.”
RANDY BRECKER: “I can categorically say that Chris is AT THE TOP OF HIS GAME...!”
Jazz trumpeter Chris Rogers (Gerry Mulligan, Eddie Palmieri, Chaka Khan, Mongo Santamaria, Buddy Rich, Tom "Bones" Malone, Hilton Ruiz, Max Weinberg, Frank Sinatra, Ray Barretto, etc) celebrates his 60th birthday while presenting SIZZLING HOT new jazz from his upcoming album "Nature's Arrow"; and hits from his critically acclaimed 2017 release "Voyage Home" (Art of Life Records). The Chris Rogers Band features Bruce Barth (piano); Jay Anderson (bass); Steve Johns (drums), and special guests!!!
Running time: 75-90 minutes.
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