Gotham Kings

Gotham Kings

Saturday, August 12

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

$15.00 - $20.00

Gotham Kings
Gotham Kings
Gotham Kings
Alphonso Horne and Riley Mulherkar are two of the most prominent and promising young trumpeters in jazz. They make regular appearances at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Jazz Festivals and venues around the world. This band, touring together since 2015, showcases the virtuosity of a young Louis Armstrong and the innovative genius of King Oliver, weaving the sounds of New Orleans into a rich musical fabric that uplifts and warms the soul.

Personal Bio
Trumpeter Alphonso Horne is a two-time Grammy nominated trumpeter named by Wynton Marsalis as one of the rising stars of the next generation. Horne has performed with many renowned jazz artists including Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts, Michael Feinstein, and Rihanna. Alphonso has won many including awards the National Trumpet Competition and in the Aug, 2011 issue of JET Magazine, world-renowned trumpeter, Wynton Marsalis included Alphonso in a list of 16 young jazz musicians entitled, “Wynton’s Picks: Who’s Got Next.”

In the 2013-2014 season, Mr. Horne subbed for Wynton Marsalis in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, and toured with the orchestra for the 2013 25th Anniversary Tour. Mr. Horne also performed on Broadway in the Tony- Award winning shows, “After Midnight” and “Shuffle Along” featuring guest artists Fantasia Barrino, Dule, Toni Braxton, Audra McDonald, Savion Glover and many more.
Mr. Horne holds degrees from Florida State University (BM), and The Julliard School (MM).
Venue Information:
Ginny's Supper Club
310 Lenox Ave.
New York, NY, 10027