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    Mimi Fox

    Presented by at Scullers Jazz Club

    March 3, 2011


    Mimi Fox

    Internationally renowned guitarist,composer, recording artist Mimi Fox has been named a winner in 6 consecutive Downbeat Magazine international critic’s polls and is one of the most widely acclaimed jazz guitarists on today’s scene.

    Mimi has performed/recorded with Branford Marsalis, David Sanchez, Houston Person,
    Don Lanphere, Abbey Lincoln, Diana Krall, Kevin Mahogany, Janis Siegal (Manhattan Transfer), Joey DeFrancesco, Barbara Dennerlein, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Terri Lyne Carrington, and fellow guitarists Charlie Byrd, Stanley Jordan, Charlie Hunter, and Mundell Lowe. She has also shared the stage with legends Stevie Wonder and John
    Sebastian and was featured on La Guitara, a special project of Vanguard recording artist
    Patty Larkin.

    Mimi has released eight highly acclaimed albums as a leader, including her two most recent on Steve Vai’s Favored Nations label. 2006’s double CD Perpetually Hip was hailed as a “masterwork” by scores of jazz publications.

    Mimi maintains a whirlwind touring schedule, playing major festivals from New York to
    Tokyo, including tours of the Caribbean, Japan, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, and
    Europe. International festivals include the Montreal Jazz Festival, The Kennedy Center,
    The Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, the Perth International Jazz Festival, and the
    Monterey Jazz Festival among countless others. Stateside, she has headlined at elite
    jazz venues, including the Blue Note, Merkin Concert Hall, Sweet Rhythm, and The
    Village Gate in New York City, the Regattabar and Scullers in Boston, Blues Alley in
    Washington DC, Triple Door and Jazz Alley in Seattle, and Yoshi’s and the Great
    American Music Hall in San Francisco. Mimi Has appeared on numerous television
    shows, including “BET on Jazz”, and as a guest on many radio shows, including NPR’s
    “Piano Jazz” with Marian McPartland.

    Mimi has also written and performed original scores for orchestras, documentary films
    and dance projects while receiving grants from prestigious funders such as Meet the
    Composer and the California Arts Council.
    A respected and devoted educator with several popular books and CD-roms with Mel
    Bay Publications and True Fire, Mimi conducts clinics worldwide and heads the guitar
    department at the Jazz School in Berkeley, and is adjunct professor of jazz studies at
    New York University.

    Whether delivering jaw-dropping solo sets, performing dazzling duets with sympathetic
    partners, or leading a hard-charging combo, Mimi is a consummate improviser who seizes the imagination of her listeners with her passion, soul and unerring ear for beauty.

    “Mimi plays with tremendous fire, she can pretty much do anything she wants with the
    guitar – Joe Pass

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    Boston, MA 02134

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