“The best young guitarist in the business.” —The New York Times
Acclaimed jazz guitarist Mark Whitfield brings his formidable trio to Zinc on Monday, June 27. He’s supported by organist Pat Bianchi and drummer Byron Landham.
Mark Whitfield graduated from Boston’s prestigious Berklee College of Music, the world’s foremost institution for the study of Jazz and modern American music in the spring of 1987. Shortly thereafter, he returned to his native New York to embark on a career as a Jazz Guitarist that afforded him the opportunity to collaborate with legendary artists including Dizzy Gillespie, Art Blakey, Quincy Jones, Ray Charles, Herbie Hancock, Carmen McRae, Gladys Knight, Burt Bacharach, Jimmy Smith, Clark Terry, Shirley Horn, Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Joe Williams, Stanley Turrentine and his greatest teacher and mentor George Benson.
Showtime is at 8:30 pm. Tickets: $20 in advance / $25 day of show. For more info, visit https://www.zincjazz.com.