It’s all in the family – It’s always a pleasure to be reviewed alongside other great musicians in our field, especially when they share a similar family musical bond. Here’s a recent review by Peter Hum from Jazzblog.ca of three impressive musical sibling-based acts in jazz, the Mason Brothers, Clayton Brothers & Caswell Sisters. Click here for full review
Elliot is performing with ‘Endangered Species’ playing the music of Wayne Shorter – directed by David Weiss. Aug 22-25, sets at 7:30pm & 9:30pm | Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola
This 12 piece band features: Tim Green – Alto, Marcus Strickland – Tenor, J.D. Allen – Tenor Sax, Norbert Stachel – Baritone, Elliot Mason & Joe Fiedler – Trombone, Jeremy Pelt & Augie Hass – Trumpet, Geri Allen / Xavier Davis – Piano, Dwayne Burno – Bass, Nate Smith – Drums
Some pics from the 55 Bar on Tuesday August 6th. Elliot was featured with Sofija Knezevic’s band, alongside Arturo Stable – Percussion, Robert Rodriquez – Piano & Orlando Le Fleming – Bass.
A review in the Los Angeles Times, Brad performing with Diana Ross at the Hollywood Bowl concert in L.A.
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Elliot & Brad were interviewed for an article in their local paper. Elliot, who had not played in his hometown for 6 years, had an extremely warm welcome, selling out his childhood local jazz club in Norwich, UK. He was joined by Sofija Knezevic, they performed some Jobim, Horace Silver, Chick Corea, standards and originals.
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Brad will be on tour with Diana Ross this August. Dates in the U.S. include: Palm Springs CA, San Francisco CA, Los Angeles CA, Boston MA, Providence RI, Hartford CT, Stamford CT, Vienna VA, Newark NJ, Atlantic City NJ.
The Mason Brothers Quintet will be performing a free concert at the Worldwide Plaza NYC (8th Ave, between 50th & 51st Street) on Thursday May 30th, 12pm – 2pm. Their amazing personnel consists of Johnathan Blake – Drums, Dave Kikoski – Piano, Orlando Le Fleming – Bass, Elliot Mason – Trombone & Bass Trumpet, Brad Mason – Trumpet. They will be performing music from “Two Sides, One Story”
The Mason Brothers Quintet will be performing at the 55Bar NYC (55 Christopher St. & 7th Ave) on Thursday May 23rd for 2 sets 10pm & 11:30pm. Their all-star band consists of Ali Jackson – Drums, Dave Kikoski – Piano, Carlos Henriquez – Bass, Elliot Mason – Trombone & Bass Trumpet, Brad Mason – Trumpet. They will be performing music from“Two Sides, One Story”