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KC Jazz Club: Jeremy Pelt

KC Jazz Club: Jeremy Pelt

Friday, November 12, 2010

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Voted Rising Star on the Trumpet five years in a row by DownBeat Magazine, Jeremy Pelt performs works from his new CD Men of Honor. "Mr. Pelt plays brilliantly, with warmth and depth" (The New York Times).

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With his impeccable, lyrical sound and animated, biting solos, it is easy to see why firebrand trumpeter Jeremy Pelt has been voted Rising Star on the Trumpet five years in a row by both DownBeat and the Jazz Journalist Association. The New York Times says, "Mr. Pelt plays brilliantly, with warmth and depth." Critics agree that Pelt has proven himself to be not only a fitting guardian of the jazz tradition but also an adept composer in his own right. He performs works from his new CD Men of Honor.

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