THE KENYATTA BEASLEY SEPTET'S - FRANK FOSTER SONGBOOK CD RELEASE PARTY

Genre: Acoustic, Rhythm and Blues, Soul, Classical, Jazz, New Music

Kumble Theater and award winning trumpeter/producer/composer/LIU Brooklyn professor - Kenyatta Beasley invite you to celebrate the digital release of his new recording, The Frank Foster Songbook. The album, recorded "live" in Brooklyn, consists of compositions penned by two-time Grammy Award winning composer/arranger and National Endowment of The Arts Jazz Master, Dr. Frank Foster.

Mr. Beasley arranged all of the songs and self-produced the recording which features an all-star septet with special guest appearances from Jazz at Lincoln Center's - Wynton Marsalis and Grammy-nominated vocalist Carla Cook.

In addition Mr. Beasley will host a Q&A about the lengthy process of self-producing a record and the importance of obtaining distribution in the digital 'iTunes Age' as well as preview an excerpt from his upcoming documentary- Finding Frank Foster.

A native of New Orleans, Kenyatta Beasley has toured, performed and recorded with a wide array of internationally acclaimed artists ranging from Jay-Z, Shakira, Pink and the Duke Ellington Orchestra, Roy Ayers, Lauryn Hill, Wynton Marsalis, and the Saturday Night Live Band.

Open:   11/05/14
Close:   11/05/14

Schedule:
November 5 ~ Wednesday ~ 7PM:
11/5/2014
Theater:   Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts
Address:   1 University Plaza
Brooklyn,
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Cost:Tickets: Free admission, RSVP at info@kumbletheater.org or Call: at