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Benny Green Booking Agency Profile

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Born in New York in 1963, Benny Green grew up in Berkeley, California, and began classical piano studies at the age of seven. Influenced by his father, a tenor saxophonist, his attention soon turned into Jazz: I began trying to improvise on the piano, imitating the records I'd been hearing from my father's collection, which included a lot of Monk and Bird_ it was a gradual process of teaching myself". Benny played in school bands before hooking up with Jazz singer Fay Carroll: "That was good training for me in terms of accompaniment and learning about the blues, and she also gave me a chance to play trio, opening for her every night". As a teenager he worked with Eddie Henderson, and got some big band experience with a 12-piece group led by Chuck Israels. After his graduation, Benny freelanced around the bay area for a year, and then moved to New York in the spring of 1982. Back in the Big Apple, he met veteran pianist Walter Bishop Jr.: "I began studying with him and he helped point me in the direction of .

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Benny Green.

Benny Green's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Benny Green for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Benny Green, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Benny Green. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Benny Green booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Benny Green for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Benny Green booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Benny Green charge for an event. Also, thier speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Benny Green agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Benny Green manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Benny Green for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Benny Green agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Benny Green, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Benny Green booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Benny Green, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Performer
Style
Jazz
Range
Call For Fee, Age Group-30's-50's, Age Group-60's+, Age Group-All Ages, Jazz, Jazz-Instrumental, Jazz-Smooth, Male
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