Stafford Hunter returns to Denver; his home of 2 years with the return of a series he started in Denver; Latin Jazz Explorations. It’s also rumored that Stafford will announce a permanent return to Denver and the CO music scene. Come witness. Surely, you do not want to miss this!
Multi-Grammy nominated trombonist/seashells/vocalist is a Philadelphia native (but spent 30 years in NYC). Graduate of the New School (NYC). Since then, has performed and/or record with Clark Terry, McCoy Tyner, Roy Hargrove, Frank Foster, Lester Bowie, Amy Winehouse, Toshiko Akiyoshi, Dionne Warwick, Donald Byrd Dance Troupe, Valery Ponomarev, Lenny Kravitz, Oliver Lake, Orrin Evans’ Captain Black big band, Steve Turre & Sanctified Shells, and a 21 years member of the Duke Ellington Orchestra, (and more…).
Stafford Hunter – trombone & shells
Peter Stoltzman – piano
Hunter Roberts – bass
Leo Corona – congas & percussion
Dru Heller – drums