Continuing the 75th Birthday Celebration!
Larry Vuckovich brings his Beyond Category diverse jazz repertoire to the Red Poppy, performing swinging bebop/post-bop, contemporary jazz, Latin-Afro Cuban / Brazilian, Mexican boleros, Blues-Jazz Funk, Jazz Tango, Balkan/Middle Eastern, and more. Performers: Larry Vuckovich (piano), Michael Zisman (bass), Austin Harris (drums).
San Francisco pianist Larry Vuckovich has been an accompanist, bandleader and world-jazz pioneer over seven decades. His latest album “Somethin’ Special” is exactly that, according to jazz critic Andrew Gilbert:
“His playing sparkles with understated wit …. He’s telling a story …. It’s the work of a master.” Andrew Gilbert, columnist for San Francisco Chronicle, Boston Globe, Jazz Times, Down Beat.
Larry Vuckovich on the web.
Listen to Larry Vuckovich’s ‘Somethin’ Special’, a jazz review with critic Andy Gilbert on NPR/KQED The California Report.
$15-$20 admission. Doors at 7:30 pm. Show at 8:00 pm.