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Mandolin Great Jeff Midkiff and Trio in Concert

By Mandolin Cafe
April 8, 2006 - 8:45 am

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Jeff Midkiff

Jeff Midkiff

The Jeff Midkiff Trio will perform at the Maple Street Chapel in Lombard, Illinois on Saturday, April 15, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. The trio is led by veteran bluegrass and jazz mandolinist and fiddle player Jeff Midkiff. Joining Jeff are virtuoso guitarist Cortini and Jim Cox, one of Chicago's most in-demand bass players.

The group combines the rhythmic soul of bluegrass and swing with jazz-style improvisation to forge a fresh and invigorating sound. The trio will play compositions by Jeff along with familiar jazz and bluegrass standards.

Tickets are $18 and available in advance by calling (630) 627-0171 and leave a message. Or, send a check made payable to Maple Street Chapel to: Maple Street Chapel, 220 S. Main, Lombard, Illinois, 60148. Don't forget to provide your return mail address and a phone number.

Artist web sites:
jeffmidkiff.com

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