Rodney Whitaker Sextet (The Detroit Jazz Legacy-Motor City Scene: Featuring the Music of Paul Chambers, Donald Byrd, Curtis Fuller & Betty "Bebop" Carter w/Special Guests)
In the late 50s, many of the young lions from Detroit made their way to New York to anchor many notable hard bop bands. Detroit jazz musicians were featured in prominent hardbop bands performing with artists Horace Silver, Art Blakey, Cannonball Adderley Quintet and Miles Davis.
Rockelle Fortin - vocalist; Dwight Adams - trumpet; Diego Rivera - tenor saxophone; Michael Dease - trombone; Richard Roe - piano; Sean Dobbins - drums; Rodney Whitaker - bass
Adults $27, Students $15