Butch will be conducting the Nublu Orchestra in the East Village every Monday night this month as part of Nublu’s 10th anniversary celebration. Two sets every week. Funk like you’ve never heard it before.
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Butch will be teaching at this year’s Lisbon Jazz Summer School, between July 16 and 21. It’s a unique opportunity to spend a week with the maestro, learning his technique and exploring music in new ways. Details are at the CCB Lisbon Jazz site for those interested in attending. Deadline for applications is June 30.
Today is Butch’s birthday. In his honor, here is some film from 1978 of him playing cornet. The clip begins about 1:00 minute in.
Here’s a link to a new video about Butch by the BBC. Butch is playing at Lucky Cheng in New York’s East Village with a fabulous new group: