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ALON NECHUSHTAN’S VENTURE BOUND
Saturday, July 14, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:15 pm$15 – $20
Alon Nechushtan’s Venture-bound is based in New York City. The group has opened for Jazz legend Tonny Bennet and played at every major stage in New York City and the U.S including Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Blue Note Jazz Club, Kennedy Center, Merkin Hall, The Central Park Bandshell, Brooklyn Bandshell, showcasing “compelling chemistry in abundance” (Downbeat)
Resident of New York City, Alon has performed in venues such as Carnegie Hall, Jazz @ Lincoln Center, Central Park Summer Stage, The Blue Note Jazz Club and the Kennedy Center with his projects as a band leader of various groups or as an in demand sideman. in October 2015 the kennedy Center has comissioned from Alon Nechushtan a new piece for Billy Strayhorn Centennial Celebration, following by a Far East tour in China and Phillipines, along with Jazz Festivals in Belo Horizonte-Brazil, Israel. In 2017 the Smithsonian Museum in Washington D.C has commissioned from Alon Nechushtan a new program of Thelonious Monk’s less known compositions.
All About Jazz magazine called him “A fantastic pianist-composer with abundant chemistry and boundless eclectisism”, while DownBeat Magazine recognizes “A talent to watch, with a surfeit of ideas, an unbridled spirit and bold,two-fisted sense of Architecture”.