Adegoke Steve Colson
Date(s): April 7, 2017 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Location: NJ Performing Arts Center (NJ PAC)
an evening with a collection of stellar artists gathers for the spirited premiere of Adegoke Steve Colson’s jazz-flavored tribute, commissioned by NJPAC in honor of Newark’s 350th anniversary.
Adegoke Steve Colson is a GRAMMY® nominee known for his imaginative work. This New Jersey native has performed internationally as a leader of ensembles ranging from trios to orchestras.
Expect an uplifting experience as this award-winning composer assembles an impressive combination of artists, including the North Jersey Philharmonic Glee Club, harpist Robbin Gordon-Cartier, pianist Philip Field and oboist Oscar Petty, performing with a brilliant jazz lineup: Nabaté Isles (trumpet), Mark Helias (bass), Bradford Hayes(baritone sax), Pheeroan akLaff (drums) and Kelvyn Bell (guitar). Friday, April 7, 2017 8:00 PM at Victoria Theater. Get your tickets now at NJPAC.org or 888.GO.NJPAC (888.466.5722)