Marcus McLaurine, known for his swinging support and tasty groove, is one of the most sought-after Jazz bassist in NYC. Composer, leader and sideman, Marcus has shared the Bandstand with greats such as Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny Burrell, James Moody, Lou Donaldson, Dame Cleo Laine, Joe Williams, Jon Hendricks, Abbey Lincoln, Clark Terry and the Count Basie Orchestra under the direction of Thad Jones. Joining Marcus is Noah Haidu on Piano.
Pianist Noah Haidu has arrived as an important new voice in jazz. He is both adventurous and soulful, a daring improviser and a state-of-the-art songwriter. Jazzwise described Noah as “Unquestionably one of the most confident and impressive of all the new pianists.” All About Jazz said simply “the cat can play his butt off.” He was named a ‘Rising Star’ by both Downbeat Magazine and JazzTimes, while New York Times writer Giovanni Russonello described him as “A performer with focus and vision.”
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