Marc Ribot to Join McCoy Tyner on Tour
Avant-garde guitarist Marc Ribot will join lauded jazz pianist McCoy Tyner for a series of shows this fall. Tyner is scheduled to kick off a run of gigs with his core group of Gerald Cannon (bass) and Eric Kamau Gravatt (drums) at Fairfield, CTs Quick Center for the Arts this Friday, October 17. Ribot will play guitar with the group on select dates next month, including the ensemble’s appearances at Seattles Moore Theatre (11/14), Vancouvers Chan Centre for the Performing Arts (11/15) and a stretch of shows at Oakland, CAs Yoshi’s (11/18-23). He may also sit in with Tyner during the pianists 70th Birthday Celebration at New Yorks Blue Note from December 9-14.