Jazz Master Wendell Harrison

Jazz Ensemble from Detroit, MI - Will travel up to 100 miles
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For over fifty years, Wendell Harrison as a Saxophonist ans clarinetist has developed a musical style in the Be-Bop and Post Bop Jazz tradition. He has released over 30 CD releases and authored several text books on jazz improvisation that are available in the international market place. Wendell has performed at prominent venues, including festivals and universities all over the world. Now in the fifth decade of his career, Wendell presents new concepts in sounds and textures with his clarinet family, Mama's Licking Stick and well as his quartet that explores tradition swing to contemporary jazz. The legendary ensemble, Tribe is another one of Wendell's groups which features various artists of international stature, embracing bebop, Latin, jazz funk carefully orchestrated and arranged with wit and class. Detroit continues to produce the best talent in the world, and the proof is found in the great Jazz master Wendell Harrison.
Selective Performances are as follows:
JVC Jazz Festival - New York, NY
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival - New Orleans, LA
City Stages Festival - Birmingham, AL
Detroit Jazz Festival - Detroit, MI
Frog Island Jazz Festival - Ypsilanti, MI
Englewood Jazz Festival - Englewood, ILL
Electronic Music Fest with Carl Craig - Detroit, MI
Birmingham Jazz Fest - Birmingham, MI
Kalamazoo Jazz Fest - Kalamazoo, MI
Montego Bay Jazz Fest- Montego Bay, Jamaica
Charlie Christian Jazz Festival- Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Venues are as follows:
Cotton Club - New York, NY
Music Hall Center For The Performing Arts - Detroit, MI
Max Fisher Theater - Detroit, MI
Orchestra Hall - Detroit, MI
::::: The Jazz Showcase - Chicago, ILL
The Green Mill - Chicago, ILL
Hot House - Chicago, ILL
Barnsdall Gallery Theater with Phil Ranelin - Los Angeles, Ca

Workshops/Residencies::
University of Michigan
Eastern Michigan University
Martin Luther King High School
FLICS Foreign Language Immersion School
Southfield Lathrup High School
Michigan Tech University

European Tours:
Selmer Paris Center - Paris, France
Jazzamberg - Linz, Austria
Brucknerconservatorium - Linz Austria
Denny's Swing Club - Humburg, Germany
Birdland - Humburg, Germany
Jazz Hause - Frieberg, Germany
Jazz Jamboree -Barcelona, Spain
Electronic Music Fest with Carl Craig-Caruna, Spain
Pompidue Museum with Carl Craig





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2018
Jan
13
The Dirty Dog Jazz Restrurant
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2018
Jan
12
The Dirty Dog Jazz Restrurant
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
2018
Jan
11
The Dirty Dog Jazz Restrurant
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2018
Jan
10
The Dirty Dog Jazz Restrurant
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2017
Dec
13
Detroit Institute Of The Arts Museum
Detroit, MI
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
2017
Dec
12
Detroit Institute Of The Arts Museum
Detroit, MI
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Perfedia
Alberto Dominquez-Milton
Urban Expressions
Wendell Harrison
Pojo
Wendell Harrison
April
Wendell Harrison
Take Time Out
Pamela Wise
Ride
Wendell Harrison
Jazz On the Run
Wendell Harrison
Do Nothing Until You Hear From Me
Duke Ellington
Tomorrow
Charles Strouse
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Duke Ellington
Woodwind Ensemble
Jazz Duo
Jazz Trio
Jazz Quartet
Jazz Ensemble
Classical Quartet
Proms
Weddings
Baby Showers
Bar Mitzvahs
Celebrations
Funerals
Happy Hours
Picnic
Bachelorette Parties
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Bat Mitzvahs
Bridal Showers
Events
Bachelor Parties
Banquets
Christenings
Conventions
Festivals
Fund Raisers
Halloween Parties
Meetings
Birthday Parties (Kids)
Birthday Parties (Adult)
First Communions
Luau Parties
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Engagement Parties
Family Reunions
Rehearsal Dinners
Please note Jazz Master Wendell Harrison will also travel to Hamtramck, Dearborn, WINDSOR, Hazel Park, Warren, Ferndale, Grosse Pointe Park, Melvindale, Pleasant Ridge, River Rouge, Center Line, Drayton Plains, Harper Woods, Oak Park, Royal Oak, Eastpointe, Ecorse, Grosse Pointe Woods, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Allen Park, Berkley, Dearborn Heights, Lincoln Park, Southfield, OLDCASTLE, Redford, Roseville, Saint Clair Shores, Walled Lake.
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