Gordon Vernick Quartet
Wednesday April 20, 2022 12:00 PM EDT
CL's Doug DeLoach Recommends: Trumpeter Gordon Vernick, director of the GSU Faculty Jazztet, leads his swinging quartet, which features Kevin Bales (piano), Delbert Felix (bass) and Robert Boone (drums), in a virtual noontime concert as part of the Rialto’s Feed Your Senses lunch-and-learn series. All Feed Your Senses programming is livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube @RialtoCenter. – DD
From the venue:He is director he GSU Faculty Jazztet which performs regu¬larly in Atlanta and has appeared at the Atlanta Jazz Festival, the High Museum Jazz Series, the International Association for Jazz Education Conference and many other venues in the southeast. He has performed with such world-renown jazz artists as Kenny Werner, Clare Fischer, John Hart, Kevin Hays, Conrad Herwig, Marc Copland, Randy Brecker, Paul McCandless, and many others. The Jazztet has performed twice in San Jose, Costa Rica, Moscow, and Beijing, China. The group was invited to perform in November 2004 at the Curso e Colegio Bardal in Florianopolis, Brazil. As a jazz clinician he has served residencies and performed at the Conservatory of San Juan, P.R., the Taipei American School in Taiwan, the Singapore American School, the Bangkok International School, the Jakarta International School, Columbia College Chicago, Montana State University, The Conservatory of Bordeaux, and the University of Capetown, South Africa.