Dave Samuels & The Organic Vibe TrioApril 25, 2014
Dave Samuels has established himself as the top mallet player of his generation and is recognized for his fresh new sound and creative approach to both the vibraphone and marimba. Samuels has demonstrated his versatility and gained worldwide recognition by performing and recording with a broad scope of artists ranging from Gerry Mulligan, Oscar Peterson, and Stan Getz to Bruce Hornsby, Frank Zappa, and Spyro Gyra.
For over a decade, Samuels has been performing and recording with his group The Caribbean Jazz Project, whose most recent CD ‘Afro Bop Alliance’ proved that CJP is the most thoroughly inventive Latin Jazz ensembles of this or any era. The album received a Latin Grammy and was also nominated for a Grammy. Samuels has been voted “Best Vibes Player” in both Jazziz and Modern Drummer magazines and received numerous Grammy nominations. His newest project, Organic Vibes Trio, combines vibes, organ and drums to create a unique musical experience.
This performance is part of the New England Arts & Entertainment Spring Jazz Series at the Poli Club. Season tickets for all four shows are available for $85 and include a reserved table. Call 203-346-2000 to purchase season tickets.