Win tickets to see Kamasi Washington at Mountain Winery. We’ve got 5 pairs of tickets to give away to the Friday, August 25 show.
At the age of 13, Kamasi Washington started a lifelong quest discovering the many wonders of music. Over the years, Kamasi has performed and recorded with many of his musical heroes from various genres, including Gerald Wilson, McCoy Tyner, Freddie Hubbard, Kenny Burrell, George Duke, Lauryn Hill, Jeffrey Osborne, Mos Def, Quincy Jones, Stanley Clark, Harvey Mason and Chaka Khan.
Most recently, Kamasi worked on Kendrick Lamar’s acclaimed 2015 album “To Pimp A Butterfly.” On May 5th, Kamasi released his groundbreaking solo album “The Epic” on the trend-setting record label Brainfeeder. “The Epic” is a 172-minute, triple-disc masterpiece, featuring Kamasi’s ten-piece band “The Next Step” along with a full string orchestra and full choir. “The Epic” debuted #1 on several iTunes Jazz charts, including the US, Canada, Australia, Russia and UK.
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From all entries we’ll randomly select twenty winners for a pair of tickets (worth $98 per pair.) Deadline to enter is Wednesday, August 16 at 11:59 PM. Winners will be notified by e-mail on Wednesday morning, and tickets will be held at Will Call. You must be a California resident and 18 years or older to participate. Employees of KQED are not eligible to enter.
Fri, Aug 25 at 7:30 pm
Doors Open at 5:30 pm
The Mountain Winery
14831 Pierce Road, Saratoga