Maurice Brown To Play New Music At Intimate NYC Performance

first_imgMaurice ‘Mobetta’ Brown is widely recognized for his tenure with Tedeschi Trucks Band, but the Grammy-Award-winning trumpet virtuoso has also been featured on dozens of stellar recordings alongside greats like Aretha Franklin, Talib Kweli, De La Soul, Diddy, Lettuce, and Cee-Lo Green, to name a few. More recently, he’s dedicated his time entirely to a solo career, featuring a stellar band blending hip-hop, jazz, soul, and funk-inspired beats from all over the map.On Monday, April 4, he’ll be bringing the band to the Blue Note for a very special night of music, showcasing all original music including several new tunes off his upcoming album The Mood, which is due out in June.Maurice Brown Performs Two Tracks From Upcoming Hip-Hop/Jazz Album [Watch]The evening’s festivities will be extra celebratory in honor of drummer Joe Blaxx‘s birthday, so come prepared for more than a good time. The full band includes Chelsea Bartaz on tenor sax and vocals, Ben Williams on bass, James Francies on keys, and Marcus Machado on guitar, plus special guests.Tickets are available here, and you can purchase a table here.last_img