US Jazz Quartet Adam Klipple and Drive-By Leslie Performs In Viet Nam

US Jazz quartet Adam Klipple and Drive-By Leslie will tour Viet Nam for a series of concerts from March 16 to 23. Joining them on the tour will be Vietnamese saxophonist Tran Manh Tuan.

The jazz quartet Adam Klipple and Drive-By Leslie

Band members include Adam Klipple on organ, David Phelps on guitar, Gregory Jones on bass and Willard Dyson on drums.

Exploring many styles of electric jazz, the band skillfully fuses funk, allusions to world music, dissonant harmonies and jazzy improvisation in a way that is both expansive and accessible.

The first stop on the tour will be at the Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music, 112 Nguyen Du St, District 1 at 8pm on March 16.

They will then head to Nha Trang, for a performance at the provincial Children’s House on March 19. After that, they will stop in Quang Ninh province on March 21 and Ha Noi on March 22 and 23.

Once the Viet Nam tour is over, they will also perform in Singapore, the Philippines and the Republic of Korea.

The quartet’s performances were organized by the US Embassy in Ha Noi and the US Consulate General in HCMC.

Tickets are available at the Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music and the Children’s House of Khanh Hoa province.

By Kim Khanh

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