Fourplay is a collection of four distinguished musicians brought together to perform jazz. Along the way their influences fuse with the jazz creating a new twist on smooth jazz. The band performs tonight at a sold out Birchmere Music Hall in Alexandria, Virginia. An intimate setting, four great musicians, a legendary concert hall, a sold out show are all ingredients to a memorable show.
Nathan East is known to the latest generation of music fan's for his unforgettable bass line in Daft Punk's double Grammy Award winning song "Get Lucky." Classic rock fans know Nathan East for his tenure with Eric Clapton and being involved with Toto. Keyboardist Bob James is considered one of the founders of the smooth jazz genre. His keyboard playing has earned him a couple of Grammy Awards and an important role in Fourplay.
Harvey Mason is a jazz drummer who shouldn't be phased by Fourplay's star studded line up. Mason has played with greats like Carole King, Chet Atkins, George Benson, Chick Corea, Miles Davis, Joe Pass, Herbie Hancock and many more. Chuck Loeb is Fourplay's third guitarist following Lee Ritenour and Larry Carlton. Loeb has played music with Stan Getz and his guitar playing has been featured on several music soundtracks.
This great evening of jazz reminds music fans in the Washington area that not all of the best concerts are at the big venue. Fans can learn more about Fourplay at their website. Don't miss the next sold out concert at The Birchmere. Visit their site and find details on all the upcoming shows.