Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound Series in Philadelphia

Dave Burrell
Dave Burrell 

From Philadelphia’s Ars Nova Workshop:

Philadelphia’s Bobby Zankel leads his now-institutional big band, the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound, alongside some of the most innovative voices in jazz: Dave Burrell, Oliver Lake, Rudresh Mahanthappa and Jaleel Shaw. Philadelphians can expect a swinging blend of intricate compositions composed by Zankel and commissioned pieces composed by the evening’s special guest.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 8:00pm
Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound + Dave Burrell
Bobby Zankel, alto saxaphone; Dave Burrell, piano; Julian Pressley, alto saxophone; Diane Monroe, violin; Josh Lawrence, trumpet; Stan Slotter, trumpet; John Swana, trombone; Larry Toft, trombone; Tom Lawton, piano; Lee Smith, bass; Craig McIver, drums
Painted Bride Art Center, 230 Vine St., $15

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 8:00pm
Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound + Rudresh Mahanthappa
Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts, 738 S. Broad St., $15

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 8:00pm
Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound + Oliver Lake
Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts, 738 S. Broad St., $15

Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 8:00pm
Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound + Jaleel Shaw
Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts, 738 S. Broad St., $15