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Name
Chris Minh Doky & The Electric Nomads feat. Dennis Chambers
Time
26 Jul 2018 (Thu) 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Performers
Dennis Chambers (drums)
Chris Minh Doky (bass)
Dean Brown (guitar)
George Whitty (keyboard)
Venue
Auditorium, Kwai Tsing Theatre
12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Fong, Hong Kong
Description
Chris Minh Doky & The Electric Nomads delivers tradition-defying electric jazz that is wired for funk.

The band include Dean Brown/guitar, George Whitty on keyboards and the phenomenal award winning drummer, Dennis Chambers, completes this all star band.

As a group they continually tour the world and with a live album that topped several international jazz charts, they have become one of the most popular live band.


Dennis Chambers - Drummer
• Self-taught drum prodigy and world renowned jazz, funk and fusion drummer of Parliament-Funkadelic fame, hailing from Baltimore, U.S.
• Inducted into the Hall of Fame; One of the 100 Greatest Drummers of All Time
• Featured drummer on the ’s Drum Solo Week II in 2011
• Recorded and performed with some of the greatest names in jazz, funk, and fusion music, including John Scofield, George Duke, Brecker Brothers, John McLaughlin, Mike Stern, Carlos Santana, Parliament-Funkadelic, and many others

Chris Minh Doky - Bassist
• Vietnamese-Danish Bassist based in Copenhagen and New York City
• Granted knighthood in the Order of the Dannebrog by Queen Margrethe II of Denmark in 2010 for his contributions to the arts
• Winner of the 2008 Ben Webster Prize
• Played in the Michael Brecker Quartet and the Mike Stern Band, and has been the artistic director of Danish Broadcasting Corporation’s jazz band the DR Big Band
• Played with renowned jazz musicians including Michael Brecker, David Sanborn, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Mike Stern, Michele Camilo, Trilok Gurtu, Bireli Lagrene, John Scofield, and Kenny Garret.

Dean Brown - Guitarist
• Worked on more than 200 recordings, with numerous Grammy nominations and 4 Grammy Awards
• Played with legendary artists including Marcus Miller, The Brecker Brothers, Billy Cobham, David Sanborn, Bob James, George Duke, Roberta Flack, Bill Evans, Randy Brecker, Victor Bailey, Joe Zawinul, Simon Phillips, etc
• Prominently featured in Guitar Player Magazine, Guitar World, Jazz Life, Gittare & Bass, Big Box, Muzikus, and Guitarist Magazine along with other well known online publications
• His performances have also included television appearances on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno

George Whitty - Keyboardist
• Won an Emmy award in 2014 for his composition for the TV series "All My Children", Emmy Awards nominations for his composition on TV shows "One Life to Live" and "As the World Turns", and 3 Grammy Awards for his work with Chaka Khan and the Brecker Brothers
• Played and recorded with such artists as Dave Matthews and Carlos Santana, Celine Dion, Michael and Randy Brecker, Chaka Khan, Richard Bona and other well-known artists on over 100 albums
Keywords
electric jazz, American musician