Music: John B. Williams

6 pm | Fri, October 20, 2017
BP Grand Entrance

Bassist and band leader John B. Williams pays tribute to his mentor Horace Silver with his newest recording. Throughout the course of a career that has spanned nearly 50 years, the legendary bassist has performed and/or recorded with Horace Silver, Hugh Masekela, Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny Burrell, Jon Hendricks, Jimmy Smith, Sir Roland Hanna, Benny Carter, Louie Bellson, Freddie Hubbard, Count Basie, Louis Arstrong, and many others. John was the house bassist for late night TV icons Johnny Carson and Arsenio Hall and was a member of the Nancy Wilson Trio for 25 years.

Part of the Jazz at LACMA series

LACMA | BP Grand Entrance
Free and open to the public
Note: No outside alcohol or glass bottles, please. Jazz at LACMA is a smoke-free program. 
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Jazz at LACMA is made possible in part by the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs with additional support from the Charles Brewer Fiscus Foundation. Broadcasts are made possible through the support of the office of Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl. Promotional support is provided by media sponsor KJAZZ 88.1. 

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