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Bennie Wallace & His Disorder at the Border Jazz Orchestra
October 24, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm$55.00
Bennie Wallace & His Disorder at the Border Jazz Orchestra – Thursday, October 24 from 8:30 to 11:00 pm at the Side Door Jazz Club. $55.00 cover.
This is a special evening that will be recorded for a future live release.
We hope that you will join us and be a part of jazz history!
Herlin Riley – drums
Godwin Louis – alto sax
Donald Vega – piano
Joe Magnarelli – trumpet
Matt Dwonszyk – bass
Carl Maraghi – baritone sax
Corey Wilcox – trombone
Anthony Wilson – guitar
“This is a great band…beauty, humor, unstoppable grooves and swing.” — Chicago Jazz Festival, JazzTimes
“Bennie Wallace and His Orchestra…the most entertaining and powerful jazz ensemble on the scene.” — DownBeat Magazine
Bennie Wallace, tenor saxophonist, composer and recording artist for more than three decades “is one of the most exciting saxophonists on today’s jazz scene” DownBeat. With over 20 jazz recordings, five DownBeat awards, numerous recording awards, Wallace has performed and recorded with many jazz greats, among them: Elvin Jones, Tommy Flanagan, and Chick Corea. He has also shown his southern roots by playing and recording with Stevie Ray Vaughan, Dr. John and other blues artists. Wallace is the composer for Oscar-nominated films, among them: Redux Riding Hood and Little Surprises. Composer credits include Paul Newman’s Blaze, Bull Durham, White Men Can’t Jump, Betty Boop, among others. Wallace is the BackCountry Jazz Artistic and Music Director.