Get ready for a night of captivating jazz melodies and soulful improvisations as the Dan Schauffler Trio takes the stage at the esteemed Josephy Center for Arts and Culture. The concert is scheduled for Thursday,September 28th from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, promising an evening of musical brilliance that no jazz aficionado would want to miss.
Renowned jazz artist Dan Schauffler, known for his extensive experience and contributions to the genre, is thrilled to present an exceptional repertoire of jazz favorites, surprise arrangements, and original compositions. Drawing inspiration from his tutelage under jazz legends at City College in New York City, including the likes of John Lewis from the Modern Jazz Quartet and Lee Konitz, who played alongside Miles Davis, Dan Schauffler's music resonates with the true essence of jazz innovation.
Dan's musical journey is a tapestry of success, having been an integral part of the Grammy-nominated pop ensemble Nu Shooz. His artistic prowess was further underscored by a gold record achievement for the iconic hit "I Can't Wait," which continues to grace the airwaves globally. Adding to his illustrious career, Dan was a key member of the acclaimed World Beat band The Crazy 8’s, earning him a prestigious induction into the Oregon Music Hall of Fame not once, but twice.
Sharing the stage with Dan Schauffler is the celebrated Northwest guitarist Chuck Everett. With a history marked by versatility, Chuck has captivated audiences both live and in the studio. Having showcased his talents across the Hawaiian islands and beyond, Chuck has risen to prominence as an essential pillar of the Portland variety band Pressure Point.
Completing the trio is the accomplished upright bassist and Luthier, Pete Lampfe. Collaborating seamlessly with Chuck and Dan over the years, Pete's musical journey began in 1986, eventually leading him to teach orchestra and band at the middle and high school levels. Today, he balances his passion for performing with the art of Luthiery, having crafted and repaired basses for prominent jazz figures such as Esperanza Spalding.
Tickets for the Dan Schauffler Trio jazz concert can be purchased in advance at Josephy.org or at the front desk of the Josephy Center for Arts and Culture. For more information about the event, please contact email@example.com.
Prepare to be swept away by the enchanting melodies and virtuoso performances of the Dan Schauffler Trio on September 28th. This captivating evening promises to be a celebration of jazz's rich history and vibrant future.
Date and Time
Thursday Sep 28, 2023 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
Thursday, September 28th, 2023
Josephy Center, Joseph
**Entry Fee:** $15, $20 at the door, night of event