Event Details

  • June 13, 2019
  • 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  • $35
  • WBGO Members get a $5 discount. $10 food/drink minimum per person per set.
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Event Description

Edward "Ed" Xiques

Edward "Ed" Xiques is an American jazz saxophonist born in NY. Xiques received his bachelor's degree in music from Boston University in 1962, where he played with Jaki Byard and Herb Pomeroy. He worked full-time as a musician from 1968 and since the 90s he has taught music at Vassar College. He is perhaps best known for playing baritone saxophone in the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis (Vanguard) Jazz Orchestra.

Three different all-star groups will perform 7-10:30 pm (doors open at 6pm).

Tim Ouimette-Tpt
Frank Perowsky-Tenor/Clarinet
Kenny Berger-Bari
Bill Washer-Guitar
Larry Ham-Piano
Lou Pappas-Bass
T Xiques-Drums

John Eckert-Tpt
Lew Tabackin-Tenor/Flute
John Mosca-Trombone
Mike Holober-Piano
Dick Sarpola-Bass
Andy Watson-Drums

Judi Silvano-Voice
Dick Oatts-Alto
Joe Lovano-Tenor
Gary Smulyan-Bari
Allen Farnham-Piano
Chip Jackson-Bass
Chuck Zeuren-Drums

Don’t miss "An All Star Tribute - Celebrating the Jazz Life of Ed Xiques" at the Jazz Forum, June 13.

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  • An All Star Tribute