Posts Tagged ‘Tom Braxton’

Christmas Jazz Extravaganza at The Garden 2017 features Kyle Turner, Vel Lewis & Tom Braxton

Sunday, December 17, 2017 – 3:30 pm

Central Garden Church, 626 Canino Rd, Houston, Texas 77076

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Texas Smooth Groove Holiday Concert is featuring Tom Braxton, members of Fingerprints, Mark Harper and special guest Toni Redd.

Friday, December 22, 2017 09:30 PM

MCL Grand Theater, Performance Hall, 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville, TX 75057

The 3-day Texas Jazz Festival features jazz of all types, including Kyle Turner on the AT&T Center Stage at 10pm on

Friday, October 20, 2017

Tom Braxton on the AT&T Center Stage at 8pm on

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Heritage Park, 1581 N Chaparral St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401

Saturday, September 23, 2017 – 9:00 pm

St James Live, 3220 Butner Rd SW #240, Atlanta, Georgia 30331

Saxophonist and composer Tom Braxton grew up in Texas. At an early age, his dad, saxophonist James (J.T.) Braxton, introduced him to jazz. Tom started to play piano in the 4th grade, but two years later, his father put the alto sax in his hands. During his college years, he formed the jazz-fusion band “No Compromise” which opened concerts for Joe Sample, Stanley Clarke, George Howard, and many others. After graduating summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Music/Performance degree, he decided to launch his solo career. In 1992, Tom released his debut album with producer Bernard Wright. Bernard also got him to gig with Wayman Tisdale and Tom toured extensively with Wayman for 17 years, also serving as Musical Director. Up to now, he has recorded nine albums, and they all numerous jazz charts. Through the years, Braxton has shared stage with many well-known artists such as Dave Koz, Candy Dulfer, Brian Culbertson, Bob James, George Duke, Earl Klugh, Kirk Whalum, Jonathan Butler, Jeff Golub, Marcus Miller, Keiko Matsui, Aretha Franklin, Luther Vandross and Sheila E. The energetic, charismatic performer knows how to charm audiences of all ages. His distinctive and recognizable sound incorporates elements of Jazz, Latin, Funk, and R&B.

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Smooth Jazz @ The Perfect Note in August / September 2017

featuring Nick Colionne, Bob Baldwin, Will Donato, Tom Braxton, Dee Lucas and many more

Perfect Note, 1845 Montgomery Hwy S, Hoover, Alabama 35244

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GRAMMY® Award-Winning guitarist Earl Klugh annually invites jazz and music enthusiasts to a unique, luxurious getaway at the Forbes Five-Star, AAA Five-Diamond BROADMOOR Resort in Colorado Springs. It’s the perfect destination to enjoy exceptional hospitality, accommodations and world-class music – all among the splendor of the Colorado Rockies.

Weekend of Jazz at The Broadmoor will feature 10-Time Grammy®-Winning guitar legend and vocalist GEORGE BENSON; 6-Time Grammy®-Winning saxophonist DAVID SANBORN; singer, songwriter and pianist KANDACE SPRINGS; your Grammy®-Winning host EARL KLUGH, and many more to be announced soon!

 

March 30 – April 1, 2017

The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906