On Friday, June 20th Roscoe’s Room welcomes the incomparable Christian McBride Trio. One of the most important and omnipresent figures in the jazz world for 20 years, McBride is a three-time Grammy winner with a staggering list of accomplishments: He has worked with the best of the very best, including Sonny Rollins, McCoy Tyner, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock and Pat Metheny, as well as Isaac Hayes, Chaka Khan, Natalie Cole, and the one-and-only James Brown. McBride has played with artists as diverse as Sting, Carly Simon, Don Henley, Roots, D’Angelo, and Queen Latifah. And then there are his collaborations with opera legend Kathleen Battle, bass virtuoso Edgar Meyer, the Shanghai Quartet and the Sonus Quartet. A co-Director of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem he is also second Creative Chair for Jazz of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association. Two seatings, 7:30 and 9:30 PM; tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door, $20 for students with valid ID. For advance ticket sales call 800-956-1554.