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Miller Theatre Opens the 2017-18 Jazz Series with the Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio

Miller Theatre
at Columbia University 

opens the 2017 - 18 Jazz series with the

Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio

featuring

Dr. Lonnie Smith, Hammond B3 organ
Jonathan Kreisberg, guitar
Johnathan Blake, drums

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 8:00 p.m.

Miller Theatre (2960 Broadway at 116th Street)
Tickets: $20-$35 • Students with valid ID: $7-$21 


Dr. Lonnie Smith, the elder statesman of the Hammond B3 organ with a career spanning over five decades, is nothing short of a living legend. He cut his teeth in the 1960s alongside the likes of George Benson and Lee Morgan, and has become known as one the most important innovators of his instrument. Recently named an NEA Jazz Master, this septuagenarian is just getting warmed up–his freewheeling trio is a relentless tour de force of energy and groove.


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Columbia University’s Miller Theatre is located north of the Main Campus Gate
at 116th St. & Broadway on the ground floor of Dodge Hall.

 
For photos, please contact Lauren Bailey at 212/854-1633 or lrb2113@columbia.edu.