When: Tue., Sept. 16, 7 p.m. 2014
4th generation Indianapolis native son Phil Ranelin, returns home as part of his year long landmark 75th Birthday tour! Besides celebrating his landmark 75th Birthday on his return to Indianapolis, Ranelin will also be paying tribute to another Indianapolis native, the Godfather of Jazz trombonist, JJ Johnson! Johnson would have turned 90 this year!
This performance at the Jazz Kitchen reunites Ranelin with some of the mainstays of the Indianapolis jazz scene including trumpeter Cliff Ratliff, and more playing the music of Freddie Hubbard, JJ Johnson and also Ranelin’s own adventurous compositions.