An Evening with savion Glover & Jack DeJohnette

Savion Glover - Jack DeJohnette

SAVION GLOVER (performer, choreographer, director) is the 1996 Tony Award winner for his choreography in the smash hit Bring in ’Da Noise, Bring in ‘Da Funk. He is the recipient of the 1996 Drama Desk Award, the Outer Critics Circle Award, two Obie Awards and two Fred Astaire Awards for his choreography and performance in Bring in ‘Da NoiseBring in ‘Da Funk.

In a career that spans five decades and includes collaborations with some of the most iconic figures in modern jazz, NEA Master and Grammy® winner JACK DEJOHNETTE has established an unchallenged reputation as one of the greatest drummers in the history of the genre.

A tour de force of percussion and rhythm that glorifies the pulsating power exchanged between two greats, Savion Glover and Jack DeJohnette are a magical phenomenon. This 90 minute concert introduces multigenerational phrasing of elevated frequencies that propels sound to the fourth dimension and beyond. Glover, with fellow Hoofer Marshall Davis, Jr., joins Jack DeJohnette and friends to take the audience on a journey of melodies extracting unprecedented and beautiful music living within two masterful souls. This once-in-a-lifetime session defines why these two percussive artists are considered legends.

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