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Corcoran Holt Quintet

January 17, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm


Corcoran Holt – bass and djembe
Stacy Dillard – tenor and soprano sax
Freddie Hendrix – trumpet
Benito Gonzalez – piano
McClenty Hunter – drums

Corcoran performs regularly at many of the top music festivals and venues around the world. Some have included

The North Sea Jazz Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, Newport Jazz Festival, The Village Vanguard, The Blue Note,
Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola to name a few. Corcoran has performed through North, Central and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean.

In 2009, he toured the Middle East as a Jazz Ambassador representing the United States, under the US State Department with Alvin Atkinson & the Sound Merchants. In September 2010, he traveled part of The Rhythm Roads tour with Nasar Abadey and Supernova to East Africa, a collaboration between the U.S. State Department and Jazz at the Lincoln Center.

Corcoran was semi-finalist in the Thelonious Monk Bass Competition in 2009 and recorded on Jamison Ross’
“Jamison”, Concord Records 2015, which was Grammy Nominated Best Jazz Vocal. Currently, Corcoran leads his own group and is the regular bassist in the Kenny Garrett Quintet, which received a Grammy nomination for the 2013 recording “Pushing the World Away” recorded on Mac Avenue Records.

Corcoran also works with numerous bands throughout the world and he is based in NYC and also serves as a djembe drummer/music therapist at Greater Harlem Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, where he plays for his elders.

Fri, January 17, 2020

8:30 PM – 11:00 PM EST


January 17, 2020
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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The Side Door Jazz Club
85 Lyme St
Old Lyme,
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