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Apollo Music Cafe: Irvin’s Jazz Playhouse
October 30, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ticket Prices Start At Just $20
About The Show
Apollo Music Cafe:
Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse
Featuring Jazzmeia Horn, Camille Thurman, and Glorious
Hosted by Dee Dee Bridgewater with Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans 7
As part of the New Orleans Jazz Weekend and Masquerade, this special Apollo Music Café presents Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse featuring New York jazz scene’s hottest new vocalists. Jazzmeia Horn’s soulful sound has received accolades from top critics and musicians, earning her comparisons to classic vocalists like Betty Carter, Sarah Vaughan and Nancy Wilson.
Camille Thurman is a saxophonist and flute players whose vocal range and ability to perform vocalese is reminiscent to the sounds of Minnie Riperton and Ella Fitzgerald.
Glorious is a vocalist who produces her own style of livetronica, a full drum kit played to electronic dance music.
Featuring DJ Hard Hittin' Harry
Apollo Music Cafe
Harlem's Best Kept Secret
The Apollo Music Café series is designed to bring independent, cutting-edge artists to a forward-thinking audience. Featuring diverse performances across a myriad of genres (R&B, hip hop, soul, jazz, pop, funk, and rock), this monthly series showcases artists drawn from the independent music scene who are destined to impact the way music is heard and experienced. Certain Music Café presentations will complement Apollo Music Mainstage events such as Africa Now! and the Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival.