- May 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT at 54 Below
For a limited 3 night engagement only, and as part of his international tour, Feinstein’s/54 Below audiences can prepare to swoon as the Tony Award winner Paulo Szot (South Pacific) lends his extraordinary voice to a luxurious program with songs from his native Brazil, celebrating the music of Tom...
“Joining Mueller on his “maiden voyage” recording as a leader are the two premier players of their instruments in jazz and world music – Hancock’s former Miles Davis rhythm section mate Ron Carter, and the iconic Brazilian drummer Portinho, in whose exciting trio the pianist regularly performs. The pair’s participation on the date, contributing engaging solos and a sophisticated rhythmic foundation to the pianist’s original compositions and his interpretations of two Brazilian classics, a bolero, and Carter’s own Einbahnstrasse, is a ringing recognition of their younger colleague’s ever growing stature in the world of music.” – Russ Musto / The New York City Jazz Record
Klaus Mueller, piano
Ron Carter, bass
Portinho, drums & percussion
EJ Strickland, drums on tracks 4 and 7
String Quartet on tracks 1, 7, 9