Noah Garabedian, Michael Sarian, and Tatev & Lucy Yeghiazaryan perform at this tribute show
A Night of Armenian Jazz: Dedicated to Jazz Drummer Paul Motian(Le) Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY) Map it $15
A Night of Armenian Jazz: Dedicated to Jazz Drummer Paul Motian featuring Arto Tunçboyaciyan & friends w/ performances by Noah Garabedian, Michael Sarian, and Tatev & Lucy Yeghiazaryan
The evening’s main featured artist is the Grammy award-winning percussionist, vocalist and composer, the founder of the avant-guard folk ensemble Armenian Navy Band, ArtoTuncboyacian, who has collaborated numerous times with world famous artists like Paul Motian, Chet Baker, Joe Zawinul, System of a Down, and many others beloved for jazz audiences all over the world.
While Arto will present a one-hour solo show, he will also collaborate with young emerging Armenian jazz artists, Noah Garabedian, Michael Sarian, and Tatev and Lucy Yeghiazarians, who are already making a mark in the jazz world. They have collaborated with famous artists, such as Brad Mehldau, Ravi Coltrane, Josh Roseman, Ralf Alessi and others, performing in the best jazz venues around the world. Bringing two generations of Armenian jazz artists together to improvise and perform each other’s works, they will present a show never before done in New York – an Armenian Jazz Evening.
$15 standing room // $25 table seating
6pm doors // 7pm show // 18+
For more information, or to purchase tickets, please visit:http://www.lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/a-night-of-armenian-jazz-dedicated-to-jazz-drummer-paul-motian/