6:30 – 8:00 pm: Early show with Andriy Tykhonov (piano) and Ted Gibbons (guitar).
8:30 pm: New York City Latin and modern jazz saxophonist Russ Nolan has carved a memorable footing on the Manhattan jazz scene. Once described as the monster in the closet, Russ is Creepin’ closer to the jazz room stage. The strength of his tone, and the vibrance of his lines are coupled with a broad palette of skills:
“A Tenor Saxophonist of Rhythmic and Harmonic Fluency” – Nate Chinen, New York Times
- Russ Nolan – sax
- Jeremy Ledbetter – piano and keyboard
- Jesse Dietschi – bass
- Daniel Barnes – drums