Chuck Newsome

Shows:


Show Name : Jazz From the Cellar featuring the Detroit Jazz Festival All-Stars:
Venue : Detroit Jazz Festival LIVE! App
Show Headline : Havana-Detroit Jazz Project - African Influence
Information : View this performance on the Detroit Jazz Festival LIVE! app
On this installment of Jazz From the Cellar, The DJF All-Stars continue the Havana-Detroit Jazz Project, exploring the very foundations of Cuban and American music by fusing traditional African rhythms with modern jazz and folk vocabularies to create original jazz works that embrace the gifts of Africa.
Following the set, we’ll have a chat with these leading Detroit artists on the Big Red Couch.
Artists:
Chris Collins- Reeds, Composer
Chuck Newsome- Guitars
Wesley Reynoso- Piano
Marion Hayden- Bass
Nathaniel Winn- Drums
David Taylor- Percussion
Show Date : Fri 22 Jan 2021 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Show Name : OMAR SOSA AND THE HAVANA-DETROIT JAZZ PROJECT:
Venue : Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe
Show Headline : A GLOBAL FUSION
Information : Cuban-born Piano superstar, Omar Sosa and Detroit’s Chris Collins share composition duties creating original music which blends traditional African, Cuban, Folk, and Detroit Jazz styles performed by a sextet of Cuban and Detroit musicians from different generations. The result is magical, fresh, and a global tour de force! Seating starts at 6 pm, performance 7:30 – 8:45 pm Four-course prix fixe dinner, $99 per person, limited seating For more information or to make reservations, call (313) 882-5299
Show Date : Thur 8 Apr 2021 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Show Name : OMAR SOSA AND THE HAVANA-DETROIT JAZZ PROJECT:
Venue : Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe
Show Headline : A GLOBAL FUSION
Information : Cuban-born Piano superstar, Omar Sosa and Detroit’s Chris Collins share composition duties creating original music which blends traditional African, Cuban, Folk, and Detroit Jazz styles performed by a sextet of Cuban and Detroit musicians from different generations. The result is magical, fresh, and a global tour de force! Seating starts at 6 pm, performance 7:30 – 8:45 pm Four-course prix fixe dinner, $99 per person, limited seating For more information or to make reservations, call (313) 882-5299
Show Date : Fri 9 Apr 2021 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Show Name : OMAR SOSA AND THE HAVANA-DETROIT JAZZ PROJECT:
Venue : Detroit Jazz Festival LIVE! App
Show Headline : A GLOBAL FUSION
Information : Cuban-born Piano superstar, Omar Sosa and Detroit’s Chris Collins share composition duties creating original music which blends traditional African, Cuban, Folk, and Detroit Jazz styles performed by a sextet of Cuban and Detroit musicians from different generations. The result is magical, fresh, and a global tour de force! Seating starts at 6 pm, performance 7:30 – 8:45 pm Four-course prix fixe dinner, $99 per person, limited seating For more information or to make reservations, call (313) 882-5299
Show Date : Sat 10 Apr 2021 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
2nd platform text : YouTube
2nd platform hyperlink : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvB6Ds9N_nac9mlr_JW3s5w

Show Name : 2021 Detroit Jazz Festival Livestream Preview Event
Venue : Detroit Jazz Festival LIVE! App
Show Headline : featuring
2021 Artist-in-Residence Dee Dee Bridgewater
&
Omar Sosa with the Havana- Detroit Jazz Project

Festival Lineup to be Announced!
Information : 2021 Detroit Jazz Festival Livestream Preview Event
Show Date : Wed 7 Apr 2021 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
2nd platform text : YouTube
2nd platform hyperlink : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvB6Ds9N_nac9mlr_JW3s5w



Artist Bio:


 
Chuck Newsome is a versatile guitarist, composer, arranger, and educator based in Detroit, Michigan. He is an active jazz guitarist in the metropolitan area, frequently playing at local venues such as the Dirty Dog Jazz Café, Cliff Bells Jazz Club, and many others. Chuck has also performed multiple times at the Detroit Jazz Festival, and across the world at theaters, clubs, and festivals as a sideman for a long list of collaborators. Most recently, he toured in Japan and Panama as a member of the Detroit Jazz Festival All-Stars. After completing a B.M. (’07) and a M.M. (’09) at Wayne State University, Chuck became an adjunct faculty member and has been teaching in the Department of Music since 2010, primarily in the area of Jazz Guitar Performance. In addition to maintaining a busy performance and teaching schedule in the area of jazz, Chuck has been a guest performer and soloist with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra multiple times, and frequently performed with the Fisher Theater Orchestra and the Wharton Theater Orchestra, supporting nationally touring musical productions.