03.24.15Nu Sangha will play DROM on March 24th!

Jonathan Powell & nu Sangha will be performing at DROM March 24th. One set at 7:30-9pm. Be sure to check them out if you're in NYC.
Luques Curtis (bass), Kenny Grohowski (drums), and Jonathan (trumpet) will be joined by special guests Chad Lefkowitz-Brown (sax) and Zaccai Curtis (piano).
DROM is located at 85 Avenue A, NYC
(212) 777-1157
$10/in advance, $15/at the door
Doors open at 7PM and Set starts at 7:30PM.

01.24.15Jonathan's group Nu Sangha will premier new tunes this week!

As part of the Blue Note's Late Night Groove Series, the New York City based trumpet player Jonathan Powell and his group Nu Sangha will be premiering new songs from their forthcoming "Beacons of Light" record.

Nu Sangha is:
Jeremy Powell - tenor and soprano saxaphones
John Ellis - Bass Clarinet and Tenor Saxaphone
Marko Churnchetz - Piano
Luques Curtis - Acoustic Bass
Kenny Grohowski - Drums
Jonathan Powell - Trumpet, Flugelhorn and Compositions

Friday 30th, 2015, Midnight
Blue Note Jazz Club
131 W. 3rd St
New York, NY 10012
Admission is $10 in advance/$15 at the door
Doors open at midnight and show starts promptly at 12:30.

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04.20.14Jonathan Powell & nu Sangha to record sophmore release "Beacons of Light"

That's right, Jonathan's group nu Sangha is going back in the studio to record "Beacons of Light", a tribute to the many selfless civil rights activists, spiritual gurus and great thinkers of our times. We can't take on this project by ourselves though, we need your help. Please click the link to go to the album's Kickstarter page. There you can make a pledge, become a backer and get all kinds of rewards like copies of the cd, concert tickets, private trumpet lessons with Jonathan and more! We can't do it without you folks and we know you will love the end product we are working on!