Bob and I will be traveling to the Midwest soon for his gigs. We are looking forward to driving through some beautiful parts of this country! If you are around Livingston on this Friday, please drop by at the Murray Hotel. Pianist Matt Ridgeway will be playing solo piano in the lobby of the hotel from 6-8PM!
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TONIGHT! ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT AT LEVITY IN BILLINGS
Every Wednesday Night, Levity features Live Jazz starting at 7:00 p.m. It’s a Jam Session with Local Jazz Musicians. There are always familiar faces, but it’s open to anyone that can play. All you need is raw talent and your instrument!
Levity Bar and Bistro
1027 Shiloh Crossing Blvd Suite 8, Billings, MT 59102
Wednesday, March 31st 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
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ON FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE MURRAY HOTEL IN LIVINGSTON
On this Friday, April 2nd at the Murray Hotel in Livingston, pianist Matt Ridgeway will be playing solo piano from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.! He will make some Jazz, Brazilian, and Cuban piano music in the Murray Hotel’s cozy lobby. Please join him and enjoy the beautiful sounds!
The Murray Hotel
201 W Park St Livingston, MT 59047
Friday, April 2nd 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
FOR YOUR LISTENING PLEASURE
Today’s selection is from Bob Bowman, “The Prisoner” by Herbie Hancock! The albums was recorded and released in 1969, Herbie’s seventh album and final on Blue Note label. The personnel : Herbie Hancock – acoustic piano, electric piano, Johnny Coles – flugelhorn, Garnett Brown – trombone, Joe Henderson – tenor saxophone, alto flute, Buster Williams – bass, Tootie Heath – drums, Tony Studd – bass trombone (track 1, 2, 4), Jack Jeffers – bass trombone (track 3, 5), Hubert Laws – flute (track 1, 2, 4), Jerome Richardson – bass clarinet (track 1, 2, 4), flute (track 3, 5), Romeo Penque – bass clarinet (track 3, 5). Here is a link to “I Have a Dream” and “The Prisoner” on the album “The Prisoner”!
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