Tony Hakim & Lee Tomboulian Reunion - Kitchen Cafe Dallas

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Fri, Aug 22, 2014
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

The Kitchen Café

Tony Hakim & Lee Tomboulian Reunion

Join us for this “hilarious, virtuosic and inspiring” show featuring guitarist Tony Hakim and pianist Lee Tomboulian.

Tickets are just $10 while they last.
Call Now: 972-818-3400
(Note: Always a sell-out.)
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Pianist/composer/educator Lee Tomboulian teaches jazz improvisation, jazz small group performance practice, applied jazz piano and was a member of the Lawrence Jazz Trio and the Faculty Jazz Group at Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin.

He has performed on piano, accordion, and keyboards with noted jazz artists Airto, Nat Adderley, Doc Cheatham, Larry Coryell, Jack DeJohnette, Herb Ellis, Eddie Harris, Marc Johnson, Sheila Jordan, Dick Oatts, Bucky Pizzarelli, Pharoah Sanders, and Steve Swallow.

He was also a member of the world-famous University of North Texas One O’Clock Lab Band and is a founding member of the Brazilian and Uruguayan ensemble Circo.

Mr. Tomboulian earned his B.A. in composition with a minor in Theater Arts from the University of Arkansas, his M.M. in Jazz Studies (piano performance) at the University of North Texas, and studied privately with ECM giant Art Lande and Giorgio Della Terza at the Naropa Institute. He also studied African-American gospel music at St. Andrew Church of God in Christ in Texas.

Tomboulian previously served on the faculties at Texas Wesleyan University, Cedar Valley Community College, the University of Dallas, and North Central Texas College. He has also worked as an instructor at the University of Texas at Arlington Jazz Camp, the University of North Texas Jazz Combo Camp, and served as a UNT graduate teaching fellow for two years.