Richie Siegler, the founding director of Escola de Samba BOOM (a 50-member percussion group), and organizer of the wildly-popular summer drumming workshops at Sagg Main Beach, reprises his renowned beats at the Parrish Art Museum as part of the Jazz en Plein Air series. The Richie Siegler Quartet has its roots in standard jazz with Latin/Brazilian influences. Siegler, who also curates the Jazz en Plein Air series, is a native of Greenwich Village, New York, where he grew up playing drums, swing, modern bebop and Latin jazz. Guest musicians to be announced.
The Golden Pear Café at the Parrish will be serving special food and drinks, so come socialize, soak in the scenery, and have a glass of wine, to the sounds of the many talented musicians.