Larry Goldings Quartet To Play Spazio In Sherman Oaks, CA
The Larry Goldings Quartet will appear at Spazio on Saturday, October 24th. Goldings has made ten critically-acclaimed albums under his own name, many of them featuring his well-known organ trio with Peter Bernstein on guitar and Bill Stewart on drums. Goldings’ most recent project, Trio Beyond (ECM), earned him, John Scofield, and Jack DeJohnette a Grammy nomination for Best Jazz Instrumental Album (2007).
For this gig he returns to the piano. The Larry Goldings Quartet features Bob Sheppard on tenor sax, Larry Goldings on piano Gabe Noel on bass, and Charles Ruggerio on drums.
With his signature Hammond organ style and versatility on many keyboards, Boston native Larry Goldings has traversed not only the wide spectrum of jazz where he is perhaps best known, but also the worlds of funk, pop, and electronic/alternative music. High in demand as a sideman, Goldings’ sound can be heard on scores of albums by artists in virtually every musical genre.
Some of his more notable collaborations include tours and recordings with Carla Bley, Michael Brecker, Jack DeJohnette, Jim Hall, Jon Hendricks, Pat Metheny, Maceo Parker, Madeleine Peyroux, John Pizzarelli, John Scofield, Curtis Stigers, and James Taylor.
In 2007, the CD Trio Beyond, earned Goldings, John Scofield, and Jack DeJohnette a Grammy nomination for Best Jazz Instrumental Album. Quartet is his 2006 recording for Palmetto Records. It features Goldings on piano, Wurlitzer electric piano, organ, harmonium, and accordion. The band is John Sneider (trumpet), Ben Allison (bass), Matt Wilson (drums), and guest vocalist Madeleine Peyroux.
Date: Oct. 24th, 2009
Times: 8:00 pm & 10:00 pm
Reservations: strongly encouraged and can be made by phone or online.
14755 Ventura Blvd. (suite D)
Sherman Oaks, CA