Master Drummer Louis Hayes
in New Hampshire
Plaistow, NH—The legendary drummer, educator and and jazz statesman Louis Hayes will be featured in a special concert preceded by a masterclass at Timberlane Performing Arts Center on Saturday, June 30th. He’ll be joined by two alumni of Timberlane’s outstanding music department, namely Seacoast favorite, trumpeter Chris Klaxton, and bassist Seth Lewis. Ben Markley will play piano and Jovan Alexandre the tenor saxophone. Ticket prices are $5 for students, $10 for seniors, $15 general admission, and $20 for preferred seating in the first two rows of the theater.Tickets can be purchased by phone at 603-257-5257 or online by clicking here.
The concert will begin at 7 pm and will include selections from Louis Hayes’s extensive catalog of recordings with Horace Silver, Cannonball Adderley and Oscar Peterson. The masterclass preceding the concert will begin at 4:30 and will feature Louis Hayes and other members of the band. Topics to be discussed will be Louis’s historic recordings, jazz instrumental techniques and drum set techniques. This is an opportunity for students and jazz fans alike to interact with a living legend and gain insight into Louis Hayes’ life and music. This class is open to the public and included in concert ticket prices.