Featuring Sofia Ribeiro/Voice, Juan Andrés Ospina/Piano, Petros Klampanis/Double Bass and Marcelo Woloski/Percussion.
Sofia Ribeiro is one of
the greatest voices from the country of fado, a magnificent singer who
has the ability to immediately attract the listener to her unique
Fabian Almazan & Rhizome Featuring Camila Meza
Featuring Fabian Almazan/Piano/Compositions, Camila Meza/Voice/Guitar,
Megan Gould/Violin, Tomoko Omura/Violin, Karen Waltuch/Viola, Noah
Hoffeld/Cello, Linda Oh/Bass and Henry Cole/Drums.
Meza voices, in pure and lovely tones.... Mr. Almazan combines
....Afro-Cuban hand percussion, fuguelike strings, into music that
sounds remarkably fluid."
- Wall Street Journal
John Medeski Trio
A new and exploratory ensemble with legendary A-List cats!
John Medeski, of the genre-defying trio Medeski Martin & Wood, has garnered fans across the musical spectrum. David "Fuze" Fiuczynski has lent his talents to Screaming Headless Torsos, Meshell Ndegeocello, Jack DeJohnette, and others. Calvin Weston,
an avant-garde jazz-funk heavyweight is known for his work with Ornette
Coleman's Prime Time, the Lounge Lizards, James Blood Ulmer and Marc
Ribot, among others.
David Krakauer & Kathleen Tagg "Breath & Hammer"
David Krakauer and Kathleen Tagg have been performing for three years. BREATH AND HAMMER is their latest genre-bending project.
is lovely to watch Tagg and Krakauer playing from the same invisible
page where mood and phrasing are written. Their synergy of
interpretation travels immediately to the audience… After the last note
of the enchantment had faded, no-one wanted to come out of meditation.” —
Andy Wilding, Fine Music Radio
Billy Martin's Festival of Percussion
Solo and ensemble music with Special Guests by Medeski Martin & Woods' legendary drummer / composer, Billy Martin!
Throughout his tenure with MMW, since 1991, Martin has pursued outside projects, with both notable musicians and up-and-comers.
Ed Laub & Gene Bertoncini Duo
Seven-string guitarist and vocalist, Ed Laub, has been a consistent playing partner with his mentor and friend, Bucky Pizzarelli.
We regret Bucky has been hospitalized, and cannot be with us tonight. We send our very best wishes to him.
The elegant, tasteful, and sensitive guitarist, Gene Bertoncini has worked with Clark Terry, Paul Winter, Nancy Wilson, and Wayne Shorter, among others.
Psssst! It's Jazz Bassist Cameron Brown's Birthday
Mr. Brown anchored some
of the most important groups of the seventies, eighties and nineties,
with Sheila Jordan, Roswell Rudd, Archie Shepp and Beaver Harris as his
mentors and bandleaders.
Chris Thile of the Punch Brothers & Brad Mehldau
Two of America’s most groundbreaking young musicians - acclaimed jazz pianist Brad Mehldau and singer/mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile of
THE PUNCH BROTHERS, perform as a duo. Both artists are inspired by a
wide range of composers and songwriters, from Bach to Radiohead. The duo
will explore the beauty and intricacies of form and improvisation
through a variety of their favorite tunes and original compositions.