Roy Hargrove Quintet, “Tribute to Miles” Two-time Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter
Roy Hargrove and his quintet of musicmakers make a stop in Hong Kong to pay their respects to the late, great Miles Davis. Discovered by Wynton Marsalis, Hargrove has played with everyone from former Miles collaborator Herbie Hancock to neo-soul libertine D’Angelo and certified goddess Erykah Badu. Oct 20, 8:15pm. Concert Hall,
City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central.
$280-580 from urbtix.hk The Platters
Dance the night away with the current incarnation of The Platters, joined by one of their original members, Sonny Turner. The legendary hit-makers behind such great American pop songs as “The Great Pretender,” “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes,” and “Unchained Melody” were instrumental in putting doo-wop and rhythm and blues on the map.
Oct 8, 8pm. Hall 5G, HKCEC, 1 Expo Drive,
Wan Chai. $480-1,280 from hkticketing.com