2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Brad Walker (Quintet)

Friday, March 20
12:00AM - 12:40AM

Elephant Room
315 Congress Ave


Modern jazz, incorporating elements of R&B, indie music, and rock: such is the music of saxophonist Brad Walker, and it’s taking the New Orleans music scene by storm. In addition to collaborations with local heavy hitters Eric Lindell, Colin Lake, and Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes, the compelling music of his unique jazz quintet is a major indicator of the effect he's had in his short time in the Crescent City.

Originally from North Carolina, Walker’s affinity for the saxophone brought him to study at LSU, where he was a top student. Next: three years in New York City, listening to and learning from the legendary virtuosos who played the Blue Note, Village Vanguard and the Stone. Inspired to make his mark on the music world, Brad decided to leave NYC and settled into the perfect place for a young saxophonist: New Orleans.

Upon arrival, Brad delved head first into the New Orleans music scene by playing with some ...

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