Robert Gardiner and Friends perform jazz at Hall’s Chophouse every Saturday night from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. Robert joins in at 7:30pm for the jazz quartet set.
Hall’s Chophouse is Columbia’s premier restaurant.
Dr. Robert A. Gardiner is the founder of the South Carolina Jazz Masterworks Ensemble, President of the South Carolina Jazz Foundation and a Professor of Music at Lander University in Greenwood, South Carolina. He has a Doctorate in Saxophone Performance from USC and a Masters in Jazz Studies from DePaul University in Chicago. Robert released “Soul of Confidence,” a recording of original compositions available on iTunes and CD Baby featuring his jazz quartet. As a performer, he has worked with a wide array of ensembles over the past 30 years and has shared the stage with a number of well-known artists and groups such as Aretha Franklin, The Four Tops, Tommy Dorsey, Clark Terry and the Charleston Symphony, just to name a few.
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