JAN 201827

Devin Phillips & Friends Wilfs Restaurant & Bar at Union Station

DOORS OPEN: 5:00 pm
EVENT BEGINS: 7:00 pm

Venue Information

Wilfs Restaurant & Bar at Union Station

800 NW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97209

Description

Devin Phillips & Friends

Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Doors Open: 5:00pm
Event Begins: 7:00pm

Band Website: Devin Phillips

Born and reared in New Orleans, the cradle of jazz, Devin Phillips’ intense affair with the saxophone began at the age of eight. At 14, he was accepted into the prestigious New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, whose alumni include Wynton and Branford Marsalis, Harry Connick, Jr. and Nicholas Payton. There, trained in music theory and multi-styles composition, he graduated in 2000 with top honors.

Performing, touring and recording with top jazz artists, such as Wynton Marsalis, Eddie Palmieri, The Headhunters, the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, musician Lenny Kravitz, and Los Hombres Caliente (with whom he recorded two award-winning albums) soon followed. His reputation as a sax man with intricate and rhythmically innovative sounds made him a popular feature at jazz festivals: France’s Jazz de Vien Festival; Tokyo’s JVC Jazz Festival; Itanbul’s The Ruins; Spain’s Barcelona Jazz Festival; the Netherlands’ North Sea Jazz and the New Orleans Jazz Festival.

Minimum service of $18 per person, food or beverage. Doors open at 5pm, call to reserve your seat at 503.223.0070. Under 21 are welcome.

Tickets Non Refundable.

$8 - General Admission

$10 - Door Price