Thursday, September 24, 2009

Local Music

On Friday, October 16, at 8 pm, the Arts Council of Princeton will present The Eric Mintel Quartet as part of the Jazz at the Robeson Center series in the Solley Theater at the Paul Robeson Center for the Arts. The quartet includes (left to right) Eric Mintel on piano, Nelson Hill on saxes and flute, Dave Antonow on bass and Dave Mohn on drums. The concert will feature music from the EMQ's newest CD 50 Years After . . . A Tribute to Dave Brubeck, which includes Brubeck classics "Blue Rondo a la Turk," "Three to Get Ready" and Paul Desmond's classic "Take Five." The concert will also highlight new music by Eric, including "Keeping the Faith", "Just Happened" and others.

The Paul Robeson Center for the Arts is located at 102 Witherspoon Street in Princeton. Admission for the performance is $15; $10 for Arts Council members, seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling 609-924-8777. Parking is available in the Spring and Hulfish Street garages as well as metered parking along Witherspoon Street and Paul Robeson Place. Events in the Solley Theater are made possible by Bloomberg, New Jersey State Council on the Arts and Princeton Shopping Center.