Saturday, May 6, 2017 8 p.m.
Door Time: 7 p.m.
Show Type: Jazz
Safe Harbors Lobby at the Ritz welcomes the Eric Person Trio to the Lobby at the Ritz Theater on Saturday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
Eric Person is world renowned performer, composer, arranger and bandleader; who over the years have had the good fortune to experience a variety of fulfilling musical situations with the masters of modern music which consists of, McCoy Tyner, Dave Holland, World Saxophone Quartet, Vernon Reid, Houston Person and Chico Hamilton to just name a few.
His music transcends the common terrain of contemporary jazz. As a saxophonist, he takes his alto, soprano and tenor saxophones into the stratosphere with soaring solos that reveal the element of surprise, a sought after lyricism, only surpassed by his unfettered imagination.
Tickets are $25. Specially priced tickets, available only at the box office the night of the performance, include $15 for City of Newburgh residents and $10 for students. The box office opens at 7 p.m. the evening of the performance, at 109 Broadway.