"While We're Still Young" New Jazz Works Encore

Thursday, September 04, 2014

8:30 PM
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Patrick Cornelius and Friends
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Patrick Cornelius

I'm excited to announce that "Patrick Cornelius and Friends" (my octet) will be giving an encore performance of my suite of original compositions inspired by the poetry of A.A. Milne: "While We're Still Young" on September 4th (the day I begin my 36th trip around the sun, actually) at The Cornelia St. Cafe.

This performance of "While We're Still Young" will feature:

Patrick Cornelius - Alto, Soprano Saxophones, Flute
Philip Dizack - Trumpet
John Ellis - Tenor Saxophone, Bass Clarinet
Nick Vayenas - Trombone
Miles Okazaki - Guitar
Glenn Zaleski - Piano
Peter Slavov - Bass
Henry Cole - Drums
Patrick Cornelius and Friends
September 4th, 2014
Cornelia Street Café
8:30 and 10:00 p.m.
$10 cover, $10 minimum
Reservations Strongly Encouraged
"While We're Still Young" was commissioned through Chamber Music America's "New Jazz Works 2012" program, and the original broadcasts and performances were made possible by the generosity of The Doris Duke Foundation.
For a sneak preview and more information about the music, please visit:www.whilewerestillyoung.net

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Patrick Cornelius and Friends
Patrick Cornelius (alto saxophone), Philip Dizack (trumpet), John Ellis (tenor saxophone), Nick Vayenas (trombone), Miles Okazaki (guitar), Glenn Zaleski (piano), Peter Slavov (bass), Henry Cole (drums)
Patrick Cornelius

"While We're Still Young," A suite for jazz octet inspired by the poetry of A.A. Milne.

Cornelius Street Cafe
29 Cornelia St
New York, NY
(212) 989-9319