Please join us online as David Amram and his band return to the Jazz Forum for a premium livestream show to celebrate his milestone 90th birthday this Saturday, November 14, 6 – 7:30 pm MT and 8 – 9:30 pm ET . Amram’s Quintet includes Kevin Twigg on drums and glockenspiel, Rene Hart on bass, Adam Amram on congas, Elliot Peper on bongos and special guest Erik Lawrence on tenor and baritone saxophones.
There are few things that can lift your spirit more than participating in a David event. Join in the fun! Hang with friends virtually, and dance and sing in your living room. It’s the next best thing to being here! Get tickets!
If you haven’t experienced a David Amram show, he is incomparable in sharing his love of people, music and life with excellent music and unrivaled joy and optimism.
Multi-instrumentalist, composer, Bop raconteur and Renaissance man David Amram celebrates his 90th Birthday (Nov 17th) with a live show from the Jazz Forum, performing with his group featuring Rene Hart, bass, Kevin Twigg, drums, Adam Amram, congas, plus surprise guests! David has been on the music scene since the early 1950’s starting as a French hornist in the National Symphony Orchestra. He moved to New York City in 1955 and played French horn and whistles in the legendary jazz bands of Charles Mingus, Dizzy Gillespie, Lionel Hampton and Oscar Pettiford.
Video: David Amram Quintet with special guests Renée Manning, Earl McIntyre, and Vic Juris perform Duke Ellington’s classic “Take The A Train” at The Jazz Forum Arts in Tarrytown, NY., on the night of David’s 87th birthday, 11/17/17.