Alan Chez

The Cutting Room Presents

Alan Chez

Fri, October 20, 2017

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

The Cutting Room

New York, NY

$20.00 - $25.00

Tickets at the Door

$20 Advanced Sales/ $25 At the Door

$20 Food/Drink Minimum per Person

Alan Chez
Alan Chez
Chez started his extensive music career at the age of 9 when he joined his father's local drum corps, The Saints.

In 1979, he joined forces with Jon Bon Jovi to create the band the Atlantic City Expressway, which played New Jersey shore clubs for years. Chez went on to play with Tower of Power, Robert Cray Band, Spyro Gyra, Sting, Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Bon Jovi, Cee lo Greene , Snoop dog, James Brown as well of many others.

In 1997, Alan Chez joined the CBS Orchestra after years of sitting in on trumpet and flugelhorn with Late Night with David Letterman-NBC and the Late Show-CBS, with over 25 years collectively on the two shows. Chez is the second longest Network TV trumpet player next to Doc Severinson .

He has performed at mulitple Presidential Inaugurations , over 25 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions, and was featured on the DVD collection of John Lennon's 50th birthday celebration in Tokyo Japan. Chez also played the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games Closing Ceremonies and multiple concerts at the White House; including the Concert of the Century and The Very Special Christmas Concert and the Concert for New York to honor the brave men and women of 9/11 and fundraiser.

Al Chez formed his own band, "Al Chez & The Brothers of Funk Big Band," a big band who has reinvented the BIG BAND sound, changing up classic rock, soul, jazz and standard music to a unique and powerful sound. As well as writing original tunes, like "For Your Love", featured on their CD, "Chapter One, Reinvented".
Venue Information:
The Cutting Room
44 E. 32nd St.
New York, NY, 10016