Mon, January 23, 2017
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2017-01-23 8:00 PM
Geoff Gallante at Blues Alley
One of the most celebrated young musicians in the world today, Geoff
found his older brother's trumpet at age four and has since performed on prominent stages and alongside distinguished artists all across the country-- as acclaimed soloist with concert band, brass band and pops orchestra, as featured jazz performer and national anthem performer and as church soloist. He has performed in 34 states nationwide-- including five different ensembles of the U.S. Military! By the age of six he had already garnered guest soloist engagements with the likes of the the Louisville Orchestra and Duke Ellington Orchestra and Philadelphia Brass Quintet.
"I've never seen such a rare gift". ~ Chris Botti "his command of the instrument, and of the jazz vocabulary, are truly astonishing...an amazingly gifted youngster." ~ Dan Morgenstern, esteemed jazz scholar/author/critic
Blues Alley, 1073 Wisconsin Avenue Nw