December 19th - Theo Croker w/ #DvrkFunk at Flushing Town Hall
Post date: Dec 8, 2014 11:03:40 PM
Hear the “AfroPhysicist” and the music that has critics raving!
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Trumpeter/composer Theo Croker - the bold, young, soul-jazz newcomer and grandson of trumpet legend, Doc Cheatham, is fortified by tradition and sparks of contemporary electricity that propel him into the future. Croker has performed with jazz greats, including Dee Dee Bridgewater, The Heath Brothers and Donald Byrd, who refers to Theo as a "Titan."
Theo Croker, Headliner, Trumpet
Irwin Hall, Saxophone
Kassa Overall, Drums
Eric Wheeler, Bass
Michael King, Piano
"His music is full of catchy tunes and pervasive, danceable funk rhythms; he's the rare American jazzman who draws on the legacy of Fela Kuti, as much as that of Miles Davis" - Wall Street Journal
Pre-show Beer Lounge at 7PM (free with tickets) Tickets: $15 / $12 Members / $10 Students
PRE-SHOW HOLIDAY BEER LOUNGE @ 7PM
A special holiday celebration with free snacks from Phil & Sons Restaurant, and free beer tastings from Queens Brewery. Simply present your concert tickets to relax and enjoy refreshments and drinks in our Gallery.
Flushing Town Hall is looking for people who are active on social media to attend our selected event and tweet at least 5 times before, during and after the concert. We want your authentic opinions, thoughts, and what's happening on the stage. Basically, you'll get tickets to come and see the concert on us in exchange for your tweet posts.
If you're interested in? Here is how:
1. follow us on twitter @FlushingTwnHall
2. tweet simply "I want @THEOCROKER #tweetseats @FlushingTwnHall"
3. we will Direct Message you with details including how to get your free ticket(s)* and more
*up to 2 free tickets per program; only one entry per season; must have an active twitter account
Any questions? tweet us @FlushingTwnHall