Friday, June 26, 2015
Made in NY Jazz Gala @ TriBeCa PAC
BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center
199 Chambers St, Nova Iorque 10007
Jazz goes global at the 2nd annual Made in NY Jazz Gala with one of most diverse lineups of jazz performers ever assembled in one place.
"What an exciting weekend... I'm honored to be performing tomorrow night at TriBeCa PAC with special guests Randy Randy Brecker & Bobby Sanabria. It's going to be so exciting to share my music with these giants and accept my award for 2nd place in the Made in NY Jazz Competition on the same stage," Thana Alexa says. "What a thrill to have these giants play my arrangements! Helping me out will also be the incomparable Eden Ladin, Noam Wiesenberg & Peter Kronreif. Come check us out!"
"The next morning I fly to LA to finish off the US tour with Antonio Sanchez & Migration. We play the Moss Theater in LA, Cafe Stritch in San Jose and then 2 nights at Jazz Alley in Seattle. I love this life!"
Taking the stage alongside competition’s participants - jazz greats:
Randy Brecker (trumpet)
Alex Blake (bass)
Bobby Sanabria (drums, percussion)
Yaacov Mayman (sax)
The gala concert will feature the winners and a lineup of Made in New York jazz competition entrants whose video performances wowed the Internet.
An International line up from: Great Britain, Turkey, Denmark, Bosnia and Herzegovina, USA, Israel, Germany and Chile!