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Julien Hucq

Julien Hucq

April 19, 2018

Thursday 4/19

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm

$30.00

Julien Hucq
Julien Hucq Quartet featuring special guest Claudio Roditi CD release concert - presenting the music of " Z "

Julien Hucq: Alto Saxophone
Claudio Roditi: Trumpet
Jeb Patton: Piano
Calvin Hill: Bass
Rodney Green: Drums

About the Julien Hucq Quartet
New York-based alto saxophonist Julien Hucq leads this dynamic straight ahead jazz quartet, whose fusion of melodic flow and high energy has a powerful impact on its listeners.

About the alto saxophonist/ composer Julien Hucq Originally from Belgium, Julien Hucq is a creative member of the young jazz scene of New York where he has lived since 2012. Active as a saxophonist, composer, arranger and teacher, Julien multiplies collaborations and partnerships.

Julien has played with the Calvin Hill Group, the Claudio Roditi Quintet, Steve Nelson, John Betsch, Michael Cochrane, Gene Perla, George Schuller, Jeb Patton, Corcoran Holt, George Robert, and at major jazz clubs and international festivals such as Minton's, Flushing Town Hall, Zinc Bar, Sounds, Sunset, Warsaw Jazz Days, Montreux Jazz Festival and Kinshasa Jazz Kif. In 2014, Julien played with his quartet on the American Music Series television show at Brooklyn College, hosted by Randall Keith Horton and aired on CUNY TV and KRCB (a PBS affiliate).

Julien has recorded five albums as a leader: "Julien Hucq Quartet" (2013), "Ilium.Id.Inlet" (2014), "Reunion" (2015), "Magma"(2016) and “Z” (November 2017). About his previous album "Reunion": "A simple and energetic album, anchored in bop roots, where a contemporary approach is displayed. A subtle and pleasant blend." (Le Soir, Belgium)

For further information on Julien Hucq please visit: julienhucq.net facebook.com/julien.hucq