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Jazz at the Dance Hall: The Greg Abate Quintet

The Dance Hall, Kittery, Maine
7 Walker St
Kittery, ME 03904
US

Greg Abate is a jazz saxophonist, flutist, and composer and continues as an international jazz/recording artist with 225 days a year touring the globe.

“Greg Abate is one of the most appealing saxophonists on the scene today. He is mature with an abundance of gentle self-confidence. The result is that he plays music with sweetness and daring.”
Jim Merod, New Jazz Recordings

“Multi-saxophonist Greg Abate is a prime example of the rear back and blow school of contemporary bop-based players. The tunes he writes or chooses are based on the kinds of changes that harmony-oriented jazzmen have favored since the beginning and he swings through them with and eager and easy virtuosity.”
David Franklin, Jazz Times

Greg Abate on reeds and Matt Langley on reeds, Mike Effenberger on keys, Rob Gerry on bass, & Eric Von Oyen on drums.