Pat Metheny: August 9
The Carolina Theatre of Durham and Duke Performances present

Pat Metheny

WITH CHRIS POTTER, ANTONIO SANCHEZ, BEN WILLIAMS & GIULIO CARMASSI
Saturday, August 9 | 8PM

Purchase Pick-Four tickets here.

"A virtuoso guitarist, an expansive composer and, above all, an inveterate searcher" (New York Times), legendary jazz artist Pat Metheny made his return to small-combo performance with the Unity Group, a band gifted enough to keep up with the full range of his forty years of musical explorations. It is no surprise that with that band — "blazing virtuosi with musical intelligence to match" (Guardian) — Metheny won his astonishing 20th GRAMMY award in 2013.

Returning to Duke Performances to make up a February 2014 date that was canceled due to snow, the Unity Group boast a fine lineup: saxophonist Chris Potter, whom Metheny calls "one of the most exciting soloists in jazz on any instrument;" Ben Williams, "the baddest new bassist on the block" (The Revivalist); powerhouse drummer Antonio Sanchez; and extraordinary multi-instrumentalist Giulio Carmassi.

Pat Metheny Unity Group is a co-presentation of Duke Performances and The Carolina Theatre of Durham.

Performances at the Carolina Theatre of Durham

25% Pick-Four or More Discount
Take 25% off your total price when you purchase tickets at one time to four or more shows co-presented by Duke Performances and the Carolina Theatre during the 2014/15 season, including Pat Metheny Unity Group, Los Lobos, Allen Toussaint & Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Diego El Cigala, Cassandra Wilson, and Lila Downs.

Note: Ticketmaster service charges will be applied. There is a new 7.5% North Carolina sales tax that will be applied as well.

No Cameras
No Outside Food or Drink
No Backpacks
No Video Recording Devices

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