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Peter Lin

Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, trombonist Peter Lin has been recently described by Downbeat Magazine as “solid, fluid, and smooth”. He received his B.A. Music from William Paterson University and MM for Jazz Trombone Studies at Rutgers University. He is currently a faculty member at Jazz House Kids in Montclair, NJ as well as Slide Hampton’s manager.

Deeply rooted in the trombone tradition, he has studied with jazz luminaries such as Slide Hampton, Curtis Fuller, Conrad Herwig, and Steve Turre. As a featured soloist and sideman, Peter has performed with world-class jazz artists including Slide Hampton, Steve Davis, Winard Harper, Charli Persip, Anthony Nelson Jr., Wayne Escoffery, Johnathan Blake, Josh Evans, Valarie Ponomarev, Jack Jeffers, Kenny Davis, Steve Williams, and Radam Schwartz. Most recently, Peter Lin performed at Slide Hampton’s 85th Birthday with Steve Turre, Kenny Barron, Rufus Reid, and Victor Lewis. With various groups of all musical genres, he has performed at venues and festivals including The Clifford Brown Festival, The Riverview Jazz Festival, The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival, the Blue Note, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, Smalls, Duke’s Southern Table, Zinc Bar, and Swing 46. He also leads his own jazz small group, The Lintet, which remains active in the tri-state area.

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Date Time Detail Price
Sep20Thu 6:00 pm 6:00 pm
TnT Quartet
Silvana
New York, NY
Sep21Fri 7:30 pm 7:30 pm
TnT Quartet
11 Clinton - Smothered Blues
Newark, NJ
Sep24Mon 8:00 pm 8:00 pm
TnT Quartet
Soul Exchange Bistro & Wine Bar
Queens, NY
Sep27Thu 8:00 pm 8:00 pm
Peter Lin Trio
Morris Tap & Grill
Randolph, NJ
Oct1Mon 8:00 pm 8:00 pm
Peter Lin
Soul Exchange Bistro & Wine Bar
Queens, NY
Oct2Tue 8:00 PM 8:00 PM
Peter Lin
The Wooden Spoon
Bloomfield, NJ
Oct8Mon 8:00 pm 8:00 pm
Peter Lin
Soul Exchange Bistro & Wine Bar
Queens, NY

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