April 27th, 2013 – Motown Jazz with the Buddy Budson/Ursula Walker Sextet December 18, 2012Posted by eng112f09 in Jazz, Upcoming concerts.
Join us once more as The Grove Festival presents the Buddy Budson/Ursula Walker sextet. The group will feature jazz vocalist Ursula Walker, pianist Buddy Budson, Pete Siers on the drums, Dwight Adams on trumpet, Marion Hayden on the bass and Russ Miller on saxophones. The evening will begin at 8pm at Chapel Lane Presbyterian Church, 5501 Jefferson Ave., Midland. Tickets are $10 at the door.
Ursula and Buddy are both Detroit natives who have earned critical acclaim earning both the Metro Times Jazz Award and the Outstanding Jazz Vocalist of the 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival. The group has played widely in the Detroit area and members have been navigating the international jazz scene with names such as Stan Kenton, Count Basie, Sammy Davis Jr., Charles McPherson, Lee Konitz and countless others.