The Fareed Haque & Tony Monaco Trio featuring Randy Gelispie on BackStage Pass | Ep. 709

Jun 10, 2016

Enjoy this jazz trio featuring high-octane organ, smooth drums and a non-traditional jazz guitar.  WATCH NOW

The Fareed Haque & Tony Monaco Trio featuring Randy Gelispie includes some of the most innovative musicians in jazz today. Haque showcases a unique twist on jazz guitar, while Monaco’s organ playing takes each song for a ride. The trio is rounded out with drummer Gelispie. Songs featured include “Furry Slippers,” and “My One and Only Love.” 

Recorded at the Lansing JazzFest 2015 in capital city's historic Old Town district.

Watch it at video.wkar.org after the first air.

 Ep. 709 first air 6/17/16

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