Jazzman David Liebman to perform at Hope

Acclaimed jazz artist David Liebman will perform at Hope College at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, in the Knickerbocker Theatre in downtown Holland.
Oct 28, 2011


Saxophonist Liebman will perform with his quartet consisting of Vic Juris on guitar, Tony Marino on bass and Marko Marcinko on drums.

Over the past several decades, Liebman has often been featured with top European musicians such as Joachim Kuhn, Daniel Humair, Paolo Fresu, Jon Christensen and Bobo Stenson; and in the World View Trio with Austrian drummer Wolfgang Reisenger and French bassist Jean-Paul Celea. Liebman spent 1970-74 performing with Miles Davis, and then went on to work with other artists such as Chick Corea and John Schofield.

Liebman has been featured on nearly 300 recordings, of which he has been the leader and/or co-leader on nearly 100, and has recorded more than 200 original compositions.

His artistic output has ranged from straight-ahead classic jazz to chamber music; from fusion to avant garde.

He was previously on Hope’s campus in 2002 and 2007.

Tickets for the performance are $10 for regular admission, $7 for senior citizens and $5 for children age 18 and under; and are on sale at the ticket office in the main lobby of the DeVos Fieldhouse.

The ticket office is open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and can be called at 616-395-7890.

The DeVos Fieldhouse is located at 222 Fairbanks Ave. The Knickerbocker Theatre is located at 86 E. Eighth St. in downtown Holland.


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