Jimmy Heath Quartet 1

Jimmy Heath Quartet 1

The Jimmy Heath Quartet performed at Schwab Auditorium on Penn State's University Park campus Thursday night (Nov. 20). Albert "Tootie" Heath, born in 1935 in Philadelphia, is the youngest of three Heath brothers. He has played with such greats as John Coltrane, Modern Jazz Quartet, Don Cherry, Art Farmer and Freddie Hubbard just to mention a few from a very long list. He considers Lester Young and Connie Kay his mentors.

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