Saturday, December 11th: Grant Green, Jr. Celebrates The Music of Burt Bacharach
December 11 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Grant Green Jr. is a jazz guitarist and son of jazz guitarist Grant Green. He is a member of the group Masters of Groove with Bernard Purdie and Reuben Wilson. Born in St Louis, Missouri on August 4, 1955, Grant Green Jr. started playing guitar at the age of fourteen. In 1969 moved to Detroit with his father. His neighbors included Stevie Wonder‘s parents, Marvin Gaye, and members of the Four Tops. He has worked with Richard Groove Holmes, Leon Thomas, Jimmy McGriff, Lou Donaldson, and Lonnie Smith. This performance is the pre-release of Grant’s upcoming CD in celebration of iconic composer Burt Bacharach.