APR 20, 2019 5-8:00 PM
5:00 PM - Doors Open - Art Exhibit Viewing & Mingle
6:00 PM - Light Fare Reception and Wine - Musical performance by Rutgers Jazz Afro Cuban Ensemble
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Kim Waters + The Gerald Veasely Band. A memorable evening of Unscripted Jazz and Soul begins.
The Unscripted Jazz experience is the ultimate jazz lifestyle experience. The greatest jazz icons in the world are unleashed generating a mood, a sound and a vibe that hits you deep in your soul. Set in The Zimmerli Art Museum, one of the largest and most distinguished university-based museums in the country. The perfect venue for the Unscripted Jazz experience.
ARTIST KIM WATERS
Saxophonist Kim Waters has made a career of writing timeless anthems with insatiable grooves, undeniable hooks and memorable melodies that combine the best of jazz, R&B, funk and soul. JazzTimes Magazine has declared, "Waters is simply one of the planet's best saxophonist, Instantly recognizable for his keen melodic sensibilities and soulful approach to his saxophone, The Washington Post has likened Waters to "A romantic pied piper out on a long evening stroll."
ARTIST GERALD VEASLEY
Gerald Veasley’s musical odyssey has taken him to the top of the contemporary music world as a bassist, bandleader, composer, producer, educator, and curator. His performance as a six-string bassist has been top shelf, as his extensive body of work attests. Veasley has recorded or performed with many of the world’s top artists in Jazz, R&B and Gospel: Kirk Whalum, Will Downing, Chuck Loeb, Maysa, Nnenna Freelon, Special EFX, Pieces of a Dream, McCoy Tyner, The Jaco Pastorius Big Band, Gerald Levert, Teddy Pendergrass, Philip Bailey, the Dixie Hummingbirds, John Blake, Odean Pope and Pat Martino.