George Cables Quartet

Saturday, March 09, 2024

George Cables Quartet Cover

*PLEASE NOTE: All 7PM and 9PM shows at Smoke are Dinner Shows Craig Handy – tenor saxophone George Cables – piano Essiet Essiet– bass Jerome Jennings – drums “Anyone who is serious about jazz will tell you that George Cables belongs in the pantheon of the greatest jazz pianists.” – All About Jazz
 One of the essential artists of the piano, George Cables is known for his impeccable sound, sensitive accompaniment, and original playing. A trusted collaborator over the past 50 years for artists like Joe Henderson, Freddie Hubbard, Dexter Gordon, and Art Pepper, Cables has also released numerous important recordings as a leader. The New York City Jazz Record says, “He is a piano giant.” National Public Radio adds, “His solos reveal a deep sense of groove and pacing and a mind at work.” His stellar quartet features saxophonist Craig Handy, bassist Essiet Essiet, and drummer Jerome Jennings