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REMY LE BOEUF NYC QUINTET
Friday, June 23, 2017 @ 10:00 pm - 1:15 am$20
One of the hottest young alto sax players on the national jazz scene today. That heat gets translated into these special nights at Black Cat:
Sounds of Summer: sultry & romantic, jazz classics & originals performed by the Remy Le Boeuf Quintet.
Remy Le Boeuf – Alto Sax
Jarrett Churner – Piano
Or Bareket – Bass
Peter Kronreif – Drums
Greg Johnson – tenor sax
Saxophonist and composer, Remy Le Boeuf envisions his approach to composition and improvisation as stemming from the roots of language. Le Boeuf often employs literary elements to fuel his compositions as in is his recent collaboration with Le Boeuf Brothers + JACK Quartet entitled imaginist. He has received commissions and awards from Chamber Music America, the Jerome Foundation, the American Composers Forum, SFJAZZ, the ASCAP Foundation, New York Youth Symphony, the International Symposium of Jazz Arrangers and Composers, and the EtM Con Edison Composer Residencies. In addition to his work as a leader, Le Boeuf has performed with the Bob Mintzer Big Band, Donny McCaslin Saxophone Quartet, Linda Oh, Alexis Cuadrado, and Dayna Stephens. Originally from Santa Cruz, CA, Le Boeuf currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.