Multi-talented entertainer and Jazz musician Kirk Andre’s Wilson will perform live at the Catalina Jazz Club on December 28, 2017. He and his accomplished ensemble consisting of Harvey Estrada on bass, Munyungo Jackson on percussions, Donnell Spencer, Jr. on drums, and Edell Shepard on keyboards, and Sal Crocker on saxophone will present a Holiday Jazz Concert – a one night only event.
Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, Wilson treats his audience to a plethora of musical talent. Besides being a pianist, guitarist, keyboard player, producer, and composer, Wilson also possesses a soulful baritone voice nicely featured on his single, “Wonderful World”, which has featured at #9 Billboards Top 100 singles. His debut CD, “MY LOVE” is distributed internationally and is available in many retail stores.
Wilson’s numerous achievements include performing for the Governor of California, the Mayor of Los Angeles, the Arch Bishop to the Queen of England, Saddleback Church, West Angeles Bible Church and CEO Executives in Asia and Europe. He has also performed with Grammy winning artists, Stevie Wonder, Ray Parker, Jr., Norman Connors, 1500 or Nothin’ Band, and the late Ricky Lawson. Other notable achievements include, but, are not limited to, contributing to film scores and soundtracks in Hollywood and Burbank for major motion film box office releases through DreamWorks Films.
Wilson is credited with composing and producing the title cut of Norman Connors’ most recent international release, “Star Power”. “The Shanchie Records” project soared to #5 in Billboard’s Top 5 Jazz Charts. Working with Ray Parker, Jr, one of his heroes, Wilson produced and performed a rendition of “Rock with You” as a tribute to the late Michael Jackson. The tribute was performed live- on air with the legendary Stevie Wonder in Los Angeles, California.
The Kirk Wilson Band has become a regular attraction at Downtown Disneyland as they treat their audiences to many genres of Jazz which includes Dixieland, Ragtime, Traditional Jazz, Blues, Cajun, Zydeco, Bossa Nova, Samba, Swing, Contemporary and Bebop. Kirk Andre’s Wilson now resides in and performs at various venues all over Southern California.
The Holiday Jazz Concert takes place at the Catalina Jazz Club on Thursday, December 28, 2017. The doors open at 7pm. Show time is at 8:30 pm. For ticket info and table reservations, please call 323-466-2210 or visit www.catalinajazz.com
For more info on artist Kirk Andre’s Wilson, please contact www.kirkandre.com