Past In-Person Event: Bill Frisell Trio @ The Holiday Theater 04/12/22 Doors 6PM
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Join us at the Holiday Theater on Tuesday, April 12 for a special performance by the Bill Frisell Trio, made up of guitarist Bill Frisell, bassist Thomas Morgan, and drummer Rudy Royston! Grammy award winning guitarist Bill Frisell is said to be “the most important and innovative exponent of jazz guitar in his generation” by The Atlantic.
Make a night out of it and shop around or grab a bite at one of the many restaurants surrounding the Holiday Theater.
MCA Denver at the Holiday is a hub for the arts located in the historic Holiday Theater, hosting lectures, music, performance, and more.
The Holiday Theater. 2644 W 32nd Ave, Denver, CO 80211
Doors open at 6PM
Performance begins at 7PM
Tickets are limited. Book early. Refunds available up to 7 days before performance.
Single General Admission Ticket
$35 GA tickets for MCA members, $40 GA tickets for non-members
Single VIP Admission Ticket
$55 VIP tickets for MCA members, $60 VIP tickets for non-members
VIP Tickets include preferred seating and choice of complimentary beverage.
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ABOUT THE ARTISTS
The Bill Frisell Trio, with bassist Thomas Morgan and drummer Rudy Royston, joins a rich legacy of three-member groups: the trios of Nat Cole, Hank Jones, Erroll Garner, Bill Evans and many others. It’s a heritage all but defined by the tensions between tradition and individuality, continuity and change, that have always informed jazz and spark every performance by the Frisell Trio.
“All three of these musicians have a deep sense of structure along with their exploratory approach to making music, so they can elaborate but never move too far away from what they need to do to serve the song. This trio is a sterling example of balancing that architectural sensibility with the spirit of spontaneity at the same time,” says Lee Townsend, producer of the Trio’s new recording Valentine.
Bill Frisell’s upcoming biography, Bill Frisell, Beautiful Dreamer: The Guitarist Who Changed The Sound of American Music, will be available for purchase at the show and Frisell will be signing copies after the performance.
Cover photo by Ann Hamilton, a past exhibiting artist at MCA Denver.
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