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Richard X Bennett and RXB5

Jazz and Raga

Friday, April 20, 2018
7:00 PM–8:30 PM

Composer and pianist Richard X Bennett returns to the Rubin Museum with his quintet of irreverent improvisors, RXB5. The concert also celebrates the release of his new piano and electronics album Away From The Many. The musicians will play original compositions that are informed by raga and gamelan.

 

RXB5

Richard X Bennett (piano)

Matt Parker (tenor saxophone)

Claire Daly (baritone saxophone)

Adam Armstrong (bass)

Michael Wimberly (drums)

Paula Jeanine Bennett (guest vocalist)

 

Presented with Harrice Miller Entertainment.

 

About the Musician

Richard X Bennett has been playing and composing Indian-influenced music for the past ten years, creating a unique and soulful blend of jazz piano with raga.

RXB5 has been described as “unabashedly joyous, groove-centric, and spiritually danceable” (New York City Jazz Record) and “hypnotic” (John Schaefer, WNYC).

 


Image Credit
Photo by Paula Jeanine Bennett.

Advance Tickets: $18.00

Day of: $20.00

Members Advance: $16.20

Members Day of : $18.00

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