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Monty Alexander Trio Tickets

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Monty Alexander Trio Tickets

If you love laid-back jazz music and chill Caribbean-inspired rhythms, then Monty Alexander trio is a must-see musical act for you! Jamaican-born Monty Alexander is regarded as the best Jamaican-born jazz artist and now he's back and better than ever, with his latest concert tour. Trust us, you'll want to be there live when he performs his signature jazz and reggae music at a venue near you! Since 1958, Monty Alexander has been winning over audiences and critics with his musical talent. His concert tickets are in high demand across the country and around the world, but StubHub has seats just for you!


Monty Alexander Trio Concert Tickets

Monty Alexander was born in 1944 in Kingston, Jamaica, and you can hear the influences of Caribbean reggae music in his breezy, swinging jazz songs. At the tender age of 4, Alexander took up classical music lessons, and had an impressive command of the jazz piano by 14 years old. From there on, he played at clubs and at recording sessions with Clue J & His Blues Blasters, and Aubrey Adams, who he considered his all-time hero. Among his biggest influences, Monty sites Louis Armstrong and Nat King Cole, as well as Art Tatum, Oscar Peterson, Wynton Kelly, and Ahmad Jamal. Now it's Monty's turn to inspire and influence other great artists! Come experience this masterful musician at one of his upcoming live shows. Secure your music tickets at StubHub!


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When he was 18, Monty Alexander moved to New York to play music at Jilly Rizzo's jazz club Jilly's. During this transformative time, he met Frank Sinatra and befriended bassist Ray Brown and Milt Jackson. Two years later, he moved to California and recorded his first album, Alexander the Great, for Pacific Jazz at the young age of 20. Over the course of the next decade, Alexander recorded with Milt Jackson, Ernest Ranglin and Ed Thigpen, and began He toured regularly in Europe, performing his classic trio for MPS Records. As the years went on, many great artists sought out Mr. Alexander, and he began collaborating with big-time singers such as Ernestine Anderson, Mary Stallings; and musical greats Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Golson, Jimmy Griffin and Frank Morgan. Come enjoy the soothing sounds of Monty Alexander Trio for yourself! Your jazz tickets await you at StubHub!


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Throughout his successive trios, Monty he has played with great musicians, including Oscar Peterson: Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, Mads Vinding, Ed Thigpen and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen. He even formed a group in the mid-70's with John Clayton on bass and Jeff Hamilton on drums. The band made a huge impact on Europe's jazz music scene, with their most famous collaboration being the Montreux Alexander, recorded during the Montreux Jazz Festival in July 1976. Several decades later, Monty formed a reggae band, featuring all Jamaican musicians. The group released several successful albums, before Alexander went solo again.


Monty Alexander Concert Tour

Monty Alexander has been captivating jazz fans for decades and now you can come hear his latest music performed live at a venue near you! Alexander's 2011 album Uplift topped the JazzWeek chart twice that year—and when JazzWeek charted the most-played CDs of the year, Uplift was #5. This year, Monty Alexander is busy touring and promoting his latest album Uplift 2, and if you loved the first one, you're sure to love the second! Score your Monty Alexander Trio concert tour tickets at StubHub today!

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