Presented by Smooth Jazz New Jersey and the Maplewood Division of Arts and Culture.
Marion Meadows and Alex Bougnon, individually, have been staples in Contemporary Jazz for over two decades. Marion Meadows (Soprano Sax) and Alex Bougnon (keyboards) join together with an energetic show of contemporary jazz, and Holiday Cheer, at the historic Woodland Mansion, in Maplewood N.J. December 17, 8:00PM
Info / Tickets www.smoothjazznj.com
MARION MEADOWS – SOPRANO SAX AND FLUTE.
With seven top charting albums to his credit, Marion Meadows has developed a trademark sharp edged, yet warm sweet tone, with a consummate sense of lyricism. Marion’s debut album “For Lovers Only “(RCA 1990) immediately made him a staple in Contemporary Jazz radio. Seven albums later he continues to be on the top of his game with his 2021 release of “Twice As Nice and his “Christmas With You” album. His live performances have been seen from western Europe, to Uganda, and has played all the major jazz festival statewide.
ALEX BOUGNON – KEYBOARDS.
After touring with notables such as Freddie Jackson, James Ingram Pattie Austin, Melba Moore, and Najee, the Swiss born, and Berkley School of Music trained, pianist broke into the Smooth Jazz scene big time with his award winning third Epic records album “107 Degrees In The Shade”. Now, with ten albums to his credit he is an established energetic force in Contemporary Jazz best know for his astonishing live performances.