09.DEC.2018 World Premiere of The Faubourg Variations

By Evan / December 10, 2018

SUNDAY, 9 December, 2pm (New Orleans)

This recital was the world premiere of ​Evan Christopher's new work entitled "The Faubourg Variations." Featured artists ​included Jon-Erik Kellso (trumpet) and New Orleans living legends Brian Seeger, David Torkanowsky, Roland Guerin and Herlin Riley.

​​A grant recipient of Chamber Music America’s 2018 New Jazz Works award​, The Faubourg Variations by Evan Christopher featuring his "Clarinet Road" ensemble was funded through the generosity of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.​

Place: Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave. New Orleans, LA 70116
Date & Time: SUNDAY, 9 Dec, 2018 @2pm
Line-Up: Evan Christopher (clarinet) Jon-Erik Kellso (trumpet)
David Torkanowsky (piano) Brian Seeger  (guitar) Roland Guerin (bass) Herlin Riley (drums)

Check back often.  We are moving into the extended life portion of our New Jazz Works grant.  The award from Chamber Music America was possible through generous support from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation!


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