Excited to announce I will perform at the 2016 Detroit Jazz Festival with my friend, the great trumpeter, John Douglas’ Quartet!

Saturday, Sept. 3rd, 1:30pm-2:30pm, Carhartt Amphitheater Stage

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(Photo credit: Mark L. Brown)
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Thrilled to announce that The Alexis Lombre Quintet will perform at the 2016 Chicago Jazz Festival!!

Join us September 4th, 2016, 11:30am-12:30pm at the Chicago Community Trust Roof Top Jazz: NextGenJazz Stage in Chicago’s Millennium Park, 201 E. Randolph St. (Harris Theater Rooftop Terrace)

The Emilio Modeste Quintet, feat. Darrell Green, will perform at Café Noctambulo at Pangea

Emilio Modeste-Saxophones, Darrell Green-Drums, Drew Anderson-Trumpet, Jason Clotter-Bass, and Alexis Lombré-Piano

Friday, March 4th, 2016, 7 & 9pm

Café Noctambulo at Pangea, 178 2nd Avenue, New York, NY  10003

$20 Music Charge, $15 Food/Beverage minimum

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Mio quintet 3-4-2016

 

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The Alexis Lombre Quintet to perform at the 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival, Saturday, Sept 26th at 3pm at the Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn, Chicago!  The Alexis Lombre Quintet will feature Joshua Ramos on bass; Justin Copeland on trumpet; Irvin Pierce on sax, Xavier Breaker on drums and Alexis Lombre on piano.

Admission is free!

http://www.hydeparkjazzfestival.org/alexis-lombre

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Jazz is America’s most recognized indigenous art form and the jazz ensemble undoubtedly serves as the perfect model for how well the democratic process can work. The Jazz and Democracy Project® (J&D), based in Oakland, California and founded by Dr. Wesley Watkins IV, Ph.D., is committed to demonstrating how the jazz process can inform us about the intention and execution of American democratic ideals.  The Jazz and Democracy Project® does this by providing workshops and professional development training locally, nationally and internationally to school age children and teachers, respectively.

Representing the voice of younger, aspiring jazz musicians, Chicago based jazz pianist and band leader, Alexis Lombre met with The Jazz and Democracy® Project Founder, Dr. Wes Watkins to discuss the parallels between jazz and democracy as it relates to young people on the bandstand. Her recorded interview has now been incorporated into the J&D Think Tank Curriculum for Teacher Professional Development, along with the interviews of well-established jazz musicians from around the world, such as Wayne Shorter, Christian McBride, Joshua Redman, Layla Hathaway,  Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez, Rachelle Farrell, Jacky Terrasson, Marcus Miller, and Terence Blanchard.

For more information on The Jazz and Democracy Project® and the J&D Think Tank Curriculum, please visit: http://www.jazzanddemocracy.com/teacher-professional-development.html