May 12, 2015

Coming Up: Lyle Mays Master Class

Hi musick lovers, you are chord-ially invited to a taping of a master class on the music of Lyle Mays with the Pat Metheny Group and a solo concert by yours truly at Mezzrow, 163 W 10th St. on Saturday afternoon, May 30, from 4-6 PM.

We'll be analyzing Lyle's *incredible* solo on First Circle as recorded on the DVD More Travels, and I'll play a solo set first. The bread is $20 for all, and there will be a 16 drink minimum. This will be BIG FUN at a great time of the week at the hippest club in NYC, consider joining us, do!

Blessings and keep swingin!


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