Monty Alexander Trio live performance at Bimhuis in Amsterdam, The Netherlands on 7/15/2018. Broadcast on Bimhuis Radio.
Monty Alexander’s playing balances between jazz, soul and such Caribbean styles as calypso and reggae. The pianist moved from Jamaica to New York as a teenager. He played with Frank Sinatra and Ray Brown and made his breakthrough as a solo artist in the 1970s.
Monty Alexander Trio:
Monty Alexander: Piano
JJ Shakur: Bass,
Jason Brown: Drums
Bimhuisis a concert hall for jazz and improvised music in Amsterdam. With an average of 150 performances a year the Bimhuis is the main stage for these musical genres in the Netherlands. In 2017 it was also a host for the 17th edition of theSonic ActsFestival.
Here's a concert video of Monty Alexander live in 2011: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i2eTd_Ig1zg