Jazz Concerts and Shows

Ben Allison and Think Free
Tue, Feb 20

Ben allison
One night only at the Black Cat, San Francisco
Tickets and information

Kirk Knuffke – cornet
Steve Cardenas – guitar
Ben Allison – electric & acoustic bass
Allan Mednard – drums

In a career that spans nearly 30 years, bassist/composer Ben Allison has developed his own instantly identifiable sound, solidifying an international reputation as one of the leading voices of his generation. Known for his inspired arrangements, inventive grooves and hummable melodies, Ben draws from the jazz tradition and a range of influences from rock and folk to 20th century classical and world music, seamlessly blending them into a cinematic, cohesive whole.