''Deco Heart'' Mat Maneri & Lucian Ban (Jazz)
Working at the edge of jazz, contemporary classical and downtown NYC improv deco heart is a unique duet featuring legendary violist Mat Maneri and acclaimed transylvanian expat pianist Lucian Ban.
"sound fractals, microtonals, jazz musings, nyc downtown skronk, 20th century european classical, sounds of repose "Mat Maneri has changed the way the jazz world listens to the Violin & Viola." all about jazz
"One of the most gifted pianists to move to New York in the past decade..." jazz critic bruce lee gallanter
The two musicians have collaborated in the award winning third stream extravaganza Enesco Re-Imagined, a CD that appeared on many critics "Best of 2010" lists and featured a stunning group of musicians - badal roy, tony malaby, ralph alessi, john hebert, gerald cleaver among others - in a daring re-imagining of the works of famed romanian violin virtuoso George Enescu.
Lucian Ban & Mat Maneri also lead angels of repose a quartet featuring drummer randy Peterson and bassist drew gress. 2012 will see the release of their album recorded live in an opera house.
Ticket Prices: $18 (Stu/Sen $17, Mem $15 Child U12 $9)