Danny Harper Jam Session – Tues., July 27, 2010


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The former house band leader at the Legendary Blue Note Jazz club in New York City, Danny Harper now Hosts Atlanta Longest Running Jam Session at Churchill Grounds.

As a former student of jazz trumpet legend, Donald Byrd, Danny Harper has been playing the trumpet professionally since the early 1980’s. He is a composer, educator, and an internationally known musician and recording artist on Verve and Muse labels.  Danny Harper leads Tuesday night jam sessions at the Churchill Grounds jazz club. Musicians are welcome to sign up with Danny before the set, to sit in with other well known Atlanta jazz musicians for this no-holds-barred session of the finest improvisational jazz in Atlanta.

Churchill Grounds is an intimate place similar to a European lounge. Its candle-lit tables and pictures of jazz legends on the wall help make it a shrine to jazz. It attracts some of the city’s best musicians like Joe Gransden, Russell Gunn, and WCLK radio personality Riva Blue. Producer and actor Tyler Perry used the venue as a setting for his 2005 film “Diary of a Mad Black Woman.” Part of Churchill Grounds’ appeal is the musical melting pot along with the different styles of jazz such as vocal jazz and bluesy jazz. Dior Metcalf of bestofatlantaconcerts.com says “I’ve loved this place since the first time I stepped in the door. It’s a good place to go to reconnect with your sanity.’’

Danny Harper’s jam session attracts a variety of people ages 20 to 70, including both locals and tourists. The musicians and audience together make up a racially diverse crowd. Celebrities such as rap star Ludacris, singer India Arie, comedian Ron White, and actress Winona Ryder have all patronized of Churchill Grounds. Anyone who comes is sure to feel welcome.

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When:            Tuesday, July 27, 2010 – 9:30pm

Where:           Churchill Grounds Jazz Cafe

                           660 Peachtree Road

                           Atlanta, GA

Tickets:         $7

For more information, visit http://www.churchillgrounds.com/

Enter to Win Tickets for this Show

 

Trivia Question:

What is the name of the Atlanta landmark located at the same location as Churchill Grounds?

Entry Deadline:  Monday, July 26, 2010.

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