Jeannie Brooks & Bobby Kapp Quintet
October 21 @ 12:00 am - 3:00 am
Jeannie Brooks has been a headliner at the Cape May Jazz Festival for many years. She has also been a top star in New York, Philadelphia, and Europe. And now you can add Grammy winner to her many accomplishments. No matter who she shares a stage with, Brooks holds the attention of everyone in the room.
Bobby Kapp studied with Alan Dawson at Berklee College of Music before moving to New York in the 60s, where he played and recorded with alto saxophonists Marion Brown and Noah Howard, pianist Dave Burrell and tenor saxophonist Gato Barbieri. After relocating in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, in the 90s he co-led the Fine Wine Trio with pianist Richard Wyands and bassist Gene Perla and reunited with Noah Howard for the duo album Between Two Eternities. In 2014 he released the quartet album Themes 4 Transmutation, followed by Cactus, a duo recording with pianist Matthew Shipp.
Jesse Green – Keys
Gene Perla – Bass
Jerad Lippi – Drums