Sun 19 August
BIRD presents The Jazzinvaders ft. Dr. Lonnie Smith
On Sunday 19th of August we have a special performance in store for you: the legendary Dr. Lonnie Smith. He will be supported for this special occasion by The Jazzinvaders.
Dr. Lonnie Smith has been active as a musician and composer for more than 50 years. He is considered as one of the pioneers of the Hammond B3, played on over 70 albums and worked with the biggest artists in jazz, blues and R&B. For example Grover Washington, Dizzy Gillespie, Lou Donaldson, Dionne Warwick, Gladys Knight and Etta James. He was also one of the most sampled artists in rap, dance, house and acid jazz.
The Jazzinvaders brought this musical genius to the Netherlands for a few special performances. For this special occasion, the classics of Smith will be payed alongside the sounds of The Jazzinvaders. All in all a show that true jazz lovers should not miss!