THE CONNOR PERKINS QUARTET @ THE JUNK BAR
July 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm$15
Connor Perkins is a bassist and bandleader whose passion for musical expression drives every decision on and off the bandstand. As an in-demand bassist and recent graduate from JMI, Connor has had the opportunity to learn from some of Australia’s greatest bassists, including Andrew Shaw, Ashley Turner and Brendan Clarke, as well as from international masters Rodney Whitaker and Orlando Le Fleming. Connor is known for his rhythmic and energetic style, inspired by players such as Oscar Pettiford, Paul Chambers and Ron Carter.
Featuring some of Brisbane’s most renowned players and led by up-and-coming bassist Connor Perkins, The Connor Perkins Quartet presents a mix or originals and tunes by some of Black American Music’s most iconic composers.