Concert: Marquis Hill Blacktet Friday, October 12, 2018, 8pm
Concert: Marquis Hill Blacktet
Room:Vanderhoef Studio Theatre
Location of Event:UC Davis Campus
Cost:Tickets start at $47; discounts available for UC Davis students/staff/faculty, active-duty military, youth and non-UC Davis students
Contact Email:tickets@ucdavis.edu
Contact Phone #:530-754-2787
Event Type:Arts and Entertainment
Presented by:Mondavi Center

A winner of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition in 2014, Hill has pursued performance and pedagogy in equal measure, releasing a string of intriguing recordings while fitting in teaching stints throughout the Midwest. Hill’s longtime quintet, dubbed the Blacktet, provides the power and drive to underpin a font of melodic and rhythmic ideas that embrace hard bop, rhythm and blues, hip hop and soul.

Performances:

  • Wednesday, Oct. 10 — 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 11 — 8 p.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 12 — 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 13 — 8 p.m.

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