NEW YEAR’S EVE AT THE BLUE NOTE WITH CHRIS BOTTI:
First Set: Doors Open @ 5pm, Show begins @ 7pm Show price includes champagne toast, hats & noisemakers. An a la carte menu will be available. Gratuity not included. Seating at the tables is first come first seated, seating at the bar is limited and not guaranteed. Pre-purchased tickets only. Absolutely no refunds! Blue Note Jazz Club is proud to present world renowned trumpeter Chris Botti’s milestone, highly anticipated 10th Annual Holiday Residency – a three week engagement from mid-December through early January (including Christmas and New Year’s Eve).
Botti, described by The Wall Street Journal as “a December institution in the Big Apple at the Blue Note,” has called the club his home every December since 2005. Over the years the residency has featured special impromptu musical guests, such as Sting and John Mayer (2011). Celebrities from all walks of the entertainment business have attended Botti’s Blue Note performances, ranging from Mary J Blige to Paul Haggis. “Coming to the Blue Note for as many years as I’ve been is like coming home,” says Botti. “The best city, the best club, the greatest people.” Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD “When I Fall In Love,”
Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. His success has crossed over to audiences usually reserved for pop muisc and his ongoing association with PBS has led to four #1 jazz albums, as well as multiple Gold, Platinum and Grammy Awards. Most recently, his latest album Impressions won the GRAMMY® for Best Pop Instrumental Album at the 2013 55th GRAMMY® Awards. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. – See more at: http://www.bluenote.net/newyork/schedule/moreinfo.cgi?id=12415#sthash.awCWNxpO.dpuf
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 – 7:00 pm
Blue Note Jazz Club, 131 West 3rd St, New York, NY 10012