A master of understatement, Broom's guitar sings gently, then soars.
In a career spanning more than three decades, beginning as an elite sideman with the likes of Sonny Rollins, Stanley Turrentine, and Dr. John, and progressed into a few DownBeat Critics Poll nods as one of he world's best Jazz guitarists, Bobby Broom has develiped a sound that is smooth and complex; familiar, yet always exciting
Admission: $25 for 8pm show ~ $20 for 10pm show
In a career spanning more than four decades, one thing in the career of Jazz guitarist Bobby Broom has been a constant: Nothing is constant.
Reinvention, reflection, and introspection are the engine of a sound that, for more than four-decades, has brought us fresh originals and amazing takes on the traditions and standards.
Today, Broom calls Chicago home, but his journey began in Harlem, playing professional gigs with Charlie Parker pianist Al Haig in his mid teens while attending the LaGuardia High School of Music & Performing Arts, the “Fame” school.