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Aztec Two-Step

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 7:00pm

In this special edition of Against the Grain, Aztec Two-Step will return to the WICN studio for their 4th visit. Their first appearance was in our old building on Chatham St on Jan 16, 2003, when they performed on air before a small audience in the conference room; their second appearance was one of the first performances in our current performance studio on March 10, 2005 for Nick DiBiasio's "Live in The Contemporary Cafe" series; and their third appearance was in the main broadcast studio for an interview/performance on Oct 22, 2008.

Mid Week Session - Halloween Session

Otis Grove

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Event Date: 
Wed, 10/31/2012 - 20:00

Hook-ups & Break-ups (The Truth About Love)

Lisa DeSiro, piano
Sara Bielanski-Lozano, mezzo soprano
Lorna Jane Norris, soprano
Kay Patterson-Shaw, soprano
Brenna Wells, soprano

Music by Vartan Aghababian, Benjamin Britten, William Bolcom, Heather Gilligan, Erik Satie, Kurt Weill

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/28/2012 - 19:00


EAAE, Jeremy van Buskirk, Paul Sayed

LongyLaborartory, the official experimental music outlet of the Longy School of Music of Bard College,is back for its second season, featuring both guests artists and students.

This season we're also happy to annouce the formation of the "LongyLab Ad-Hoc Experimental Improvisation Ensemble" whereby audience members are invited to join in the fun, for a super-group style performance.

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Event Date: 
Sun, 10/28/2012 - 15:00

The Shayna Dulberger Quartet & The Kit Demos Flame-Tet

Citing influences from Free Jazz to Music Concrete, Shayna Dulberger’s latest project organically flows from organized sound to anarchy, leaving her audience enthusiastic and charmed. All compositions are written and arranged by Shayna Dulberger for herself (upright bass), Yoni Kretzmer (tenor sax), Chris Welcome (guitar) and Carlo Costa (drums).

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/27/2012 - 22:00

Lewis Porter-Phil Scarff Group

In a rare Boston appearance, New York-based pianist, composer, educator, and author Lewis Porter combines forces with saxophonist and composer Phil Scarff in this dynamic new quartet. From jazz standards to contemporary treatments of traditional Indian classical fare, and from melodic originals to free-wheeling improvisation, East emerges from West and the audacious emerges from the contemplative.

“Lewis Porter… a helluva piano player.” - Jazz Times

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/27/2012 - 19:00

7:00 PM Deco Heart, Mat Maneri/Lucian Ban

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.

Genres?? 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

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/26/2012 - 19:00

Southern Soul

Monday, October 8, 2012 - 7:00pm

Overton Vertis Wright is commonly known as one of the greatest southern soul singers ever. His vocals recall his church beginnings and the hard, short life he lead. He recorded for legendary Memphis labels, Goldwax and Hi records. Join host Tom Shaker as he celebrates O.V. Wright's life and music on Monday night at 7pm.

David Maxwell

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/25/2012 - 22:00

Berklee Global Jazz Institute

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/25/2012 - 19:30


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