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Alex Otey Trio Plays Jingle Jazz (LIVE Webcast)
December 12, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
Tune in for a fun Holiday Jazz Show with Alex Otey Trio! It will be a festive time as they perform popular Christmas and seasonal favorites in a LIVE webcast from the 1867 Sanctuary!
Concert live webcast link will appear here at 7 pm. If the video does not stream live by then, check our Facebook page.
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While the 1867 Sanctuary remains closed for public events due to restrictions for the pandemic, we can share this live performance with you through this concert page at 7 pm on Saturday, December 12 only!
Alex Otey Trio is a popular jazz vocal piano style group that performs a wide range of music, from Swing era-to-current day standards and original works. This includes songs performed by Frank Sinatra, The Beatles, Billy Joel, Green Day and many others. The trio has performed at venues such as: The Bitter End and B.B. King Blues Club in New York City, Harrah’s Casino in Philadelphia, and Caesars Casino in Atlantic City.
Alex Otey is a pianist, singer, trumpeter, composer/arranger, producer and recording engineer who has performed with a number of prominent jazz musicians and recorded with Grover Washington Jr. and Richie Cole. He’s a participant on a GRAMMY® Winning and on two GRAMMY® Nominated projects as a contributing artist, producer and arranger. He holds a Masters in Music Business from Berklee College of Music, performs regularly as a Jazz Piano-Vocalist, and hosts The Trenton Jazz Show aired on WWFM JazzOn2 89.1 HD2. www.AlexOtey.com
Chris Clark currently teaches double bass at The College of New Jersey, the Lawrenceville School, and Arcadia University. He has previously taught at Rider University and the University of North Texas. He holds degrees in double bass performance from the University of North Texas and the University of North Carolina-Greensboro. Settling to raise a family in New Jersey between the Philadelphia and New York City music scenes, his portfolio has included many orchestral bass tutti performances, including a concerto performance of the Koussevitsky Double Bass Concerto as soloist, local jazz artisan engagements, musical theater productions, cabaret engagements in New York, and solo and chamber music recitals. His bass work helped garner a GRAMMY® nomination in 2012 for the family music release Fitness Rock & Roll by Miss Amy and her Big Kids Band. In 2016, he contributed to the short film “Home,” starring New York cabaret artist Charles Baran, a film which has been selected for the Winter Film Awards #WFA2017 in New York City. www.ChrisClarkBass.com
Kevin Kuchinsky is an in demand musician who performs regularly in the New Jersey/Pennsylvania area. He holds a Masters Degree in Jazz Performance from New Jersey City University and a Bachelors Degree in Music Education from The College of New Jersey. Kevin has studied guitar with Paul Meyers, Joel Perry, James Day, Christian Taggart, and Michael Kovacs. He has also studied Drums with Vanderlei Periera and Tim Horner. Aside from his freelance work, Kevin is a member of the ‘Brothers of Prevention’ which is a chamber duo that performs instrumental arrangements of the music of Frank Zappa. Kevin is the Instrumental Music Teacher at Holland Township School in Milford, NJ.