New American Jazz Quartet
Quartet: Mitch Schechter – piano, Greg Wall – sax, Takashi Otsuka – bass, Jon Peretz – drums
Garden State jazz stalwart Mitch Schechter is a top-rate pianist, composer and arranger who has displayed his wares with like-minded musicians such as trumpeter Vinnie Cutro and trombonist Erick Storckman, and as a leader. Schechter will be spotlighted when the New American Jazz Quartet performs a program of his originals Sunday, 1:30 p.m., at the West Milford Presbyterian Church, 1452 Union Valley Road, West Milford. The other performers are saxophonist Greg Wall, bassist Takashi Otsuka and drummer Jon Peretz. Free. Call (973) 728-3081.