Live from Blue Lake with Geri Allen

The Detroit jazz record label Mack Avenue invites you to tune in for “Live From Blue Lake," five live jazz performances from the studios of Blue Lake Public Radio, starting this Thursday, April 10th when Detroit jazz great Geri Allen performs solo from Blodgett Recital Hall, Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp.
Then on Wednesday, April 16th, the four time Grammy award winning bassist who spent 8 years performing with the Tonight Show Band, Bob Hurst is heard live at 10 p.m.

"Live From Blue Lake" is underwritten by Mack Avenue Records, the road to great music, and is supported by a grant from the Holland Area Arts Council and the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs. Additional support is provided by The Weathervane Inn, Montague; The Muskegon Chronicle and The West Michigan Jazz Society.

As young musicians both Geri Allen and Robert Hurst attended Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp and both are on the music faculty at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

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