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Matthew Whitaker Quintet Will Close Caramoor Lawn Season In Style

KATONAH, NY —There is one thing bittersweet about having one final likelihood to listen to world-class musicians carry out on the garden on the Caramoor Center.

This remaining alternative of the summer time is to not be missed and the climate will not get in the best way, regardless of the forecast. If the skies ought to flip stormy, the Matthew Whitaker Quintet efficiency at 7 p.m. on the Friends Field garden on Friday will transfer to the close by Venetian Theater.

The present is a part of the Caramoor’s collaboration with Jazz at Lincoln Center, which has already drawn a formidable lineup of internationally recognized musicians to the Caramoor levels this summer time. Friday’s efficiency isn’t any exception.

“Young piano and organ phenomenon Matthew Whitaker is one of the most exciting talents to emerge in recent years,” the venue guarantees. “A child prodigy, he has since shared the stage with some of the biggest and brightest stars in jazz. Whitaker also shines as an award-winning composer and an acclaimed bandleader whose unrelenting energy uplifts his bands and audiences alike.”

The Quintet brings collectively a singular ensemble of expertise, together with Matthew Whitaker on piano, Marcos Robinson on guitar, Karim “Kace” Hutton on bass, Johnny Steele on drums and the percussion of Ivan Llanes.

Best of all, there is not a foul seat in the home, principally as a result of attendees might want to deliver their very own seats, garden chairs or picnic blankets.

Tickets are $35 for adults and may be bought by way of the Caramoor field office.

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