Irvin Mayfield & Cirque du Freque

Thu, October 18, 2018

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

The Cutting Room

New York, NY

$40.00

There is a $20 food & beverage minimum per person.

Irvin Mayfield
Irvin Mayfield
Irvin Mayfield is a two-time Grammy and Billboard Award-winning trumpet player, producer, turntablist, and songwriter from New Orleans. He is one of the most recorded musicians of his generation, has authored 2 books, and has recorded and produced over 40 Records. His latest project Cirque du Freque is the marriage of technology and soul.

Cirque du Freque’s debut album, LOVE BOX 101 Playlist, features 101 original songs in the form of a 6-hour playlist and is available worldwide on all streaming platforms.

Mayfield’s credits include, collaborations with Frank Ocean, Lenny Kravitz, George Clinton, Wyclef Jean, Bob Weir, Ani DiFranco, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Hailey Reinhart, Wynton Marsalis, Dr. John, Ernest Gaines, and Gordon Parks.

His career started in Latin music as a cofounder of the celebrated group, Los Hombres Calientes with veteran percussionist Bill Summers in 1998. Since then, Mayfield has been named the Jazz Artist in Residence at the Apollo Theater in 2014, Artistic Director of Jazz from 2009 to 2014 at the Minnesota Orchestra, and Founder and Artistic Director of the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra from 2002 to 2016.

Mayfield’s catalogue includes live recordings at the prestigious Blue Note Jazz Club, the Village Vanguard, and most recently a live recording at the Newport Jazz Festival.
Venue Information:
The Cutting Room
44 E. 32nd St.
New York, NY, 10016
http://thecuttingroomnyc.com/