The Session live on Jazz from the French Market

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The Session live in the studio
The Session live in the studio. Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:00pm

Live from the WWOZ Studio

1008 N. Peters
New Orleans, LA
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A four-piece lineup of The Session (minus James Partridge) will play live in the studio during Jazz from the French Market on June 23.

Listen live worldwide here; or watch a live video stream here or on Facebook Live.

From The Session's web site

"The music we create could be described as contemporary jazz, because individually and collectively, we are trying to create a sound that reflects who we are at this moment. However, we are each steeped in a rich tradition. We have been lucky enough to play with some of New Orleans’ legendary elders, and on any given day, Session members can be heard playing in some of their groups. Drummer Darrian Douglas plays regularly with the likes of Ellis Marsalis and Germaine Bazzle, while trumpet player Stephen Lands can sometimes be heard at New Orleans’ famed Preservation Hall. In fact, you can often find the entire rhythm section of the Session making up three quarters of Jason Marsalis’ Vibraphone Quartet. In short, while we are a modern jazz group, we not only respect jazz’s historical traditions, but actively learn and play them!"

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