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Location
Fuller Lodge
2132 Central Ave
Los Alamos, New mexico 87544

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Event Details
March 2, 2013 7:00 PM
Fuller Lodge - Los Alamos, New mexico
All Ages
100
Event Description

New York City Jazz musicians Roy Dunlap (piano) and Marcus Parsley (trumpet) will perform an evening of jazz on Saturday March 2nd, at 7:00pm. There will be a short opening performance featuring Los Alamos area musicians.


Roy Dunlap began playing professionally at age 14. He attained a Masters Degree in Piano at Queens college in New York City studying with Sir Roland Hanna. Roy has toured throughout the US and Europe. Highlights include performing at the world's top Jazz festivals and venues including the Montreaux Jazz Festival in Switzerland, Berlin Jazz Festival in Germany, the North Sea Jazz Festival in the Netherlands, Umbria Jazz Festival in Italy, JVC Festival in New York City, the Jacksonville Jazz festival and The Hollywood Bowl.

Roy has worked with Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Wes Anderson, Madeline Peyroux and The Artie Shaw Orchestra, to name a few. He recently performed with John Mayer in a benefit concert Stand Up For Heroes. He is featured on numerous recordings as a sideman and leader of his own group. He currently lives in New York City where he teaches and performs regularly. 


Marcus Parsley is a jazz trumpeter that has entertained audiences in twelve different countries and twenty-nine of these United States. (Thirty after tonight!) He has spent the last eleven years residing in New York City where he entertained audiences at the legendary Carlyle Hotel on a regular basis the vast majority of that time. The Carlyle Hotel's Bemelman's Bar afforded Parsley with an opportunity to meet and/or play a song or two with such notables as: Lou Rawls, Liza Minelli, Michael Feinstein, Paul McCartney, Diana Krall, Kurt Elling, Makoto Ozone, Steve Tyrell, Lew Soloff, Lou Marini and many others. He also found time to perform in a number of the famed jazz clubs that add to the cultural gem that is Manhattan. Performing with Loston Harris, John Pizzarelli, Ian Hendrickson-Smith, Roy Dunlap, soul legend Charles Bradley, Brooklyn hipsters The Menahan Street Band, his own groups and others have afforded him a broad musical palette. Marcus cites Miles Davis, Chet Baker, and Freddie Hubbard as primary influences while always striving to allow his personal voice to find it way home to the ears and hearts of his audience. His first album as a leader is expected to be released this Summer (2013) by the Cellar Live jazz record label.