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Alexis Lombré Quartet

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Saturday, September 23, 4:30-5:30pm

Little Black Pearl

A third year student pursuing a BFA degree in Jazz Studies at the University of Michigan, jazz pianist and composer ALEXIS LOMBRÉ studies with the legendary Benny Green and still finds time to perform throughout the Ann Arbor-Detroit area. Alexis, a four-time Ravinia Jazz Scholar, has also been a student of Steve Million and Willie Pickens.  As bandleader of The Alexis Lombré Trio/Quartet, she has performed in the City of Chicago’s “Made in Chicago Jazz Series” in Millennium Park, the Hyde Park Jazz Festival, the Bucktown Art Festival’s New Jazz Roots Stage, the Hyde Park Jazz Society’s Sundays at Room 43, the Trinity UCC Jazzapalooza Jazz Festival, the University of Chicago’s David & Reva Logan Center for the Arts’ Third Tuesday Jazz Series, and the “Charles Heath Presents: Jazzin’ on the SouthSide” series. Her debut CD Southside Sounds has been played throughout the country and charted at #70. Alexis’s Quartet includes RAJIV HALIM on saxophone JUNIUS PAUL on bass GREG ARTRY on drums