When: Wed., Nov. 9 2011
The versatile Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey headlines behind a new album titled The Race Riot Suite, inspired by the Tulsa race riots that occurred in the band's hometown in 1921. The band welcomed five special guests to the Race Riot Suite sessions — an all-star horn section of Steven Bernstein on trumpet, Matt Leland on trombone, and Peter Apfelbaum, Jeff Coffin, and Mark Southerland on saxophones. The core bandmembers — pianist Brian Haas with Chris Combs on lap steel and guitar, Jeff Harshbarger on upright bass, and Josh Raymer on drums — are touring with a guest horn player, Kansas City-based tenor sax man Mark Southerland. 8 p.m.
Price: $10, $8 (adv.)