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Trumpeter composer and improviser Brandon Woody is a Baltimore native and ambassador, alumni of the Brubeck Institute. Brandon now studies at The Manhattan school of music on a full ride. Brandon has participated in competitions and programs such as Berklee Jazz Workshop, Youngarts, BSA Concerto competition, Peabody concerto competition, Shenandoah Jazz Soloists Competition. Woody studied privately with Ambrose Akinmusire, Sean Jones, Tiger Okoshi, Andrew balio, Dontae Winslow, Cecile Bridgewater, Stefon Harris. Brandon has performed with Bennie Maupin, Lewis Nash, Stefon Harris, Danilo Perez, Terri Lyne Carrington, Steve Wilson, Essiet Essiet, John Patitucci, Ed Simon, Mark Gross, Carmen Bradford, Hollywood Anderson. Brandon has performed at venues such as JALC Appel Room/Atrium, WBGO Studio, NJPAC, The Meyerhoff, The Lyric Opera House, The Kimmel Center, Martha's Vineyard Jazz Festival, Monterey Jazz Fest, Aaron Davis Hall, Symphony Space, Watts Tower Jazz Fest , Davis Jazz Fest, An die Musik, Twins Jazz Club, Dizzy's Jazz Club, Mintons and Fat Cat. Brandon recently opened up for the Newport Jazz Festival, and performed in Danilo Perez’s Band. He performed Clifford Brown with Strings and the music of Max Roach and Clifford Brown with Jon Faddis this January at the Aaron Davis Hall. Brandon was also selected to go on tour to Japan this summer with Vincent Herring.Woody recently got endorsed by B.A.C. Brandon leads his own group under the name of Upendo and is a member of Hollywood Anderson's horn section.

B. Woody Upendo 4tet

Brandon Woody- Trumpet

Matt Mallonowski- Piano

Jongkuk Kim- Drums

Hwansu Kang- Bass

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Event Details

Thursday, May 24, 2018, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
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05/14/18 to 05/24/18

Five tickets are offered at half-price for each Cabaret performance. To claim yours, please call Germano’s PIATTINI to make a reservation for dinner and the show. Mention this CultureFly discount when you do so. We will process your half-price ticket purchase during your call. Thank you! (410) 752-4515


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