16 December 2016, 11:47

Christian McBride trio at UJW24…..

At the age of 44, bassist Christian McBride has so far won four Grammy Awards and has appeared on over 300 recordings of many different types of music. He is appearing in Orvieto with his latest trio, featuring Christian Sands on piano and Jerome Jennings on drums.
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CHRISTIAN McBRIDE TRIO

​feat. CHRISTIAN SCOTT, JEROME JENNINGS

At the age of 44, bassist Christian McBride has so far won four Grammy Awards and has appeared on over 300 recordings of many different types of music. He is the go-to bass player for many musicians and has played with jazz masters Freddie Hubbard, Sonny Rollins, J.J. Johnson, Milt Jackson, McCoy Tyner, Roy Haynes, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock and Pat Metheny; soul greats like James Brown, Chaka Khan, Isaac Hayes and Natalie Cole; and also pop stars like Sting, Paul McCartney and Carly Simon. He is appearing in Orvieto with his latest trio, featuring Christian Sands on piano and Jerome Jennings on drums. McBride is also the artistic director of the Newport Jazz Festival, having succeeded festival founder George Wein.