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November 27, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Norbert Stachel/Saxophones/Clarinet/Flute, Karen Stachel/Flutes/Piccolo,
Gary Fisher/Piano, Chris Biesterfeld/Guitar/Banjo, Mike O’Brien/Bass,
Daniel Gonzalez/Drums

LehCats (Norbert’s and Karen’s last name spelled backwards) blends jazz, funk, R&B, Latin, and world music styles, designed as a unique journey through original compositions. Six musicians tell an engaging story with versatility and ability.
LehCats is premiering their new all original CD “LehCats Out Of The Bag”. It is an album of all original compositions.

Norbert Stachel has toured, recorded, and performed with Tower Of Power, Flora Purim & Airto, Freddie Hubbard, Roy Hargrove, Prince, Boz Scaggs, Roger Waters, and countless others. Norbert co-leads the band with his wife Karen Stachel.

Karen Stachel has three released albums of her own.She works as a professional jazz and classical flutist in NYC. She can be heard on several movie soundtracks and commercials. Karen is a member of the Wallace Roney Orchestra and a regular flutist/piccoloist with the New Amsterdam Symphony.

Gary Fisher performs extensively in the NYC area and can be heard on recordings with Ed Reed, Eddie Marshall, Carl Allen, Vincent Herring, and many others.

Mike O’Brien is a phenomenal musician and top tier NYC bassist who has performed with Harry Connick Jr., Ruben Blades, Dave Samuels, Matt Wilson, Sachal Vasandani, Ron Afiff, David Binney, Ari Hoenig, Joel Harrison, Peter Apfelbaum, and Dan Weiss.

Drummer, Daniel Gonzalez has recorded and performed with Tom Harrell, Mark Murphy, Jesse Green, and Urbie Green.

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November 27, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm