The Cookers at Kuumbwa Jazz Center

Where

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
320-2 Cedar Street
Santa Cruz, CA
831-427-2227

Tickets

$28.00

Musicians

Billy Hart Billy Hart
drums
Eddie Henderson Eddie Henderson
trumpet
David Weiss David Weiss
trumpet
Donald Harrison Donald Harrison
sax, alto
Billy Harper Billy Harper
saxophone
Cecil McBee Cecil McBee
bass, acoustic

About

The Cookers – the name comes from the title of Freddie Hubbard's classic 1965 Blue Note recording, Night of the Cookers – aptly describes this group of dynamic jazz artists: Billy Harper – tenor saxophone; Eddie Henderson – trumpet; David Weiss – trumpet; Donald Harrison – saxophones/flute; George Cables – piano; Cecil McBee – bass; and Billy Hart – drums. Drawing on a collective experience covering decades of music making, The Cookers bring the timeless sound of early '60s post-bop creativity into the 21st Century. Their latest album, Time and Time Again, is an exciting follow up to their three previous recordings, Believe, Cast the First Stone and Warriors.


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