PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (Top40 Charts)
Jimmy's Jazz and Blues Club Features 4x-GRAMMY Award-Winner & 20x-GRAMMY Award Nominated Bassist & Composer JOHN PATITUCCI's "Electric Guitar Quartet" on Thursday
October 13 at 7:30 P.M. Legendary Bassist John Patitucci has been at the forefront of the jazz world for the last 30+ years and active in all styles of music.
In 2019, Legendary Jazz Bassist John Patitucci received a "Lifetime Achievement Award" from Bass Player Magazine.
Since 1985, John Patitucci's association with Chick Corea brought him worldwide acclaim and put him at the forefront of the jazz world. Patitucci's many recordings with Chick Corea's Elektric Band and Akoustic Band brought him a GRAMMY® Award for "Best Jazz Instrumental Performance" as well as numerous GRAMMY Award Nominations.
In 2000, John began touring again with the legendary Wayne Shorter, and the Wayne Shorter Quartet. They received worldwide acclaim for their performances and recordings. Their live recording 'Footprints Live' was Nominated for a GRAMMY® Award in 2001 and a studio recording, 'Alegria', won a GRAMMY® Award in 2003.
When John was not touring with his own band or the Wayne Shorter Quartet, he found time to perform in other ensembles, such as the all-star quintet Directions In Music, in 2001, which was led by Herbie Hancock
and featured the late Michael Brecker on Saxophone with Roy Hargrove on Trumpet and Brian Blade on Drums. They released a subsequent live CD entitled 'Live at Massey Hall,' which also won a GRAMMY Award.
Most recently, John won another GRAMMY® Award in 2019 as part of the Wayne Shorter Quartet for "Best Jazz Instrumental Album" ('Emanon').
"Deep undertow and dazzling technique share a home in the bass playing of John Patitucci…a virtuoso bassist." - NEW YORK TIMES
"John Patitucci is one of the finest bass players of his generation… Beginning in 1985, he began playing in both the "Elektric Band" and the acoustic bands led by jazz superstar pianist Chick Corea. In 2000, he became a mainstay of the new quartet formed by saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter." - POPMATTERS
"When you're as talented and committed to excellence as Patitucci, opportunities abound…" - DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE
John Patitucci was awarded "Best Jazz Bassist" in 1992, 1994 & 1995 by Guitar Player Magazine and he was also awarded "Best Jazz Bassist" from 1993-1996 from Bass Player Magazine. In 2019, he received a "Lifetime Achievement Award" from Bass Player Magazine.
2022 Schedule of Shows & John Patitucci Tickets : Jimmy's Jazz & Blues Club's 2022 Schedule of Shows now includes 9 NEA Jazz Masters, 48 GRAMMY Award-Winning Artists, 44 Blues Music
Award-Winners, and a comprehensive list of talented musicians with 550+ GRAMMY® Award Nominations amongst them. Tickets for JOHN PATITUCCI's "Electric Guitar Quartet" at Jimmy's Jazz & Blues Club, as well as the current list of 2022 shows, can be found on Jimmy's Online Event Calendar at: https://www.jimmysoncongress.com/events.
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