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Sean Jones

Sean Jones

January 7, 2019

Monday 1/7

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 5:30 pm

Birdland Theater

New York, NY

$30.00

Sean Jones
Sean Jones has quickly established himself as one of the most outstanding and innovative trumpeters and composers on today’s scene. Apprenticing with such legendary figures as Gerald Wilson, Frank Foster, Jimmy Heath and Nancy Wilson, he served as lead trumpeter with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra from 2004-2010. In 2011 he toured internationally with Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter ('Tribute to Miles' tour). As a leader he has recorded exclusively for Mack Avenue Records and performed at the Monterey, Detroit and Montreal Jazz Festivals. Jones has recently accepted the position of Chair of Brass at Berklee College of Music and also serves as
Artistic Director of both the Pittsburgh and Cleveland Jazz Orchestras. Sean is current Artist-in-Residence at San
Francisco Performances and is a new member of The SFJAZZ Collective.