Mike Simpson's JazzHorn
Sun, Jan 30 at 4pm
COVID PROTOCOLS: All events will require proof of vaccination to enter the venue, masks worn unless actively consuming food or drink, and we will be closely monitoring guidelines and recommendations to make sure we are doing everything we can to protect our community.
Advance tickets can only be purchased online-we do not sell advance tickets at the venue. Refunds are not available within 48 hours of the event. Tickets do not guarantee seating during shows at the Royal Room. Seating is currently first come first served. The Royal Room is All Ages until 10pm.
Mike Simpson is a teacher, conductor, composer, and performing musician. He studied French Horn at the University of Washington with Christopher Leuba and Jazz Improvisation with Don Lanphere. Mike has performed with Karryn Allison, New York Voices, Bobby Shew, Bill Ramsay, Jiggs Whigham, Wycliffe Gordon, Pete Christlieb, John Pizzarelli, Jim Knapp Orchestra, Pony Boy Records All-Stars, Seattle Rock Orchestra, the Long Winters, and Frank Sinatra, Jr.
This afternoon’s performance at the Royal Room will feature a unique mix of Jazz/Classical/Pop/Funk/Gospel/Improvisational music for horn, with Brian Hoskins on piano and John Giuliani Jr. on bass. JazzHorn will perform compositions by Arkady Shilklopper, Julius Watkins, Giuseppe Ricotta, Carla Bley, Jim Knapp, and Mike Simpson.