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Charles Lloyd Quartet at Sasktel Saskatchewan International Jazz Festival at Broadway Theatre

Where

Broadway Theatre
Sasktel Saskatchewan International Jazz Festival

715 Broadway Ave
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B3, Canada
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When

Wed, June 25, 2014
19:30

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Charles Lloyd
Charles Lloyd
saxophone

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The critical consensus is that Charles Lloyd has never sounded better. As he enters his 75th year, the depth of his expression reflects a lifetime of experience. Lloyd has a legendary history in the music world, and could certainly be in a position to slow down and rest on his laurels. But looking back has never been of great interest to this tender warrior; this seeker of beauty and truth. “Go forward,” is his motto, as he keeps shifting to a higher, well calibrated gear.

His concerts and recordings are events of pristine beauty and elegance, full of intensely felt emotion and passion that touches deep inside the heart. This is not entertainment, but the powerful uncorrupted expression of beauty through music. When music vibrates, the soul vibrates and touches the spirit within. "Mr. Lloyd has come up with a strange and beautiful distillation of the American experience, part abandoned and wild, part immensely controlled and sophisticated." The New York Times...

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ECM records uploaded this event on May 15, 2014

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