ENGLEWOOD, N.J. -- Vibraphonist Steve Nelson fills the summer stage in Englewood as part of the Summer Jazz Series on Thursdays.
The Steve Nelson Quartet, Jazz Vibraharpist, performs outdoors at the Englewood Library at 7:30 p.m.
Nelson was the vibist of choice among some of his generation's most talented up-and-comers. He plays with the Dave Holland's Quintet and Big Band and taught music at Princeton.
"Blues For George A" is dedicated to his friend's dad from his childhood in Pittsburgh, when he first heard the instrument played.
The rest of the summer lineup includes,
- July 21 Frank Noviello, jazz vocalist
- July 28 Bill Saxton Quartet, jazz saxophonist
- Aug. 4 Sharp Radway's Gospel Jazz Group
- Aug. 11 Greg Buford Group, jazz percussionists
Concerts start at 7:30 p.m.
The Englewood Public Library is located at 31 Engle St.