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Sue Alcorn

A Baltimore, Maryland-based composer and musician who has received international recognition as an innovator of the pedal steel guitar, an instrument whose sound is commonly associated with country and western music. Alcorn has absorbed the technique of C&W pedal steel playing and refined it to a virtuosic level. Her original music reveals the influence of free jazz, avant-garde classical music, Indian ragas, Indigenous traditions, and other musics of the world.

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/23/2012 - 20:00

Marco Pignataro Jazzet

The Marco Pignataro Jazzet features Marco's lyrical compositions and group interplay with roots in modern jazz and ECM impressionism. Pignataro brings together a fantastic group of musicians: Laszlo Gardony on piano, Ehud Ettun on bass, Bob Gullotti on drums.

Event Date: 
Thu, 06/21/2012 - 20:00

Union Suit

Union Suit

Andrew Stern-- guitar
Jared Seabrook-- drums

Born from weekly Friday afternoon sessions over the course of many years, Union Suit sticks it straight in the vein! US plays from a purr to a roar, from “alt-country-freak-folk” and prog-rock improvisations to minimalist soundscapes, re-workings of Ayler, Monk and Mingus, cellular composition and….. well, you fill in the blank. We do not play weddings.

Link: http://www.andrewstern.us/?page_id=28

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Wed, 06/20/2012 - 21:30

New Music for Double Bass and Live Electronics

Music by Gianvincenzo Cresta, Earl Brown, Michele Biasutti, Alessandro Cimadoro, Salvatore Macchia and Guy Barash

www.smacchiaone.com
www.guybarash.com

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Event Date: 
Sun, 06/17/2012 - 22:00

The Dr. Seuss Project

The Dr. Seuss Project:

Travis Bliss - tenor saxophone
Aristides Rivas - cello
Paul Bloom – piano
Connor Schultze – bass
Austin McMahon – drums

The Dr. Seuss Project attempts to put music to the works of legendary children’s author Dr. Seuss through compositions based on his characters, places, and plots of the stories themselves.

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Event Date: 
Sun, 06/17/2012 - 14:00

Danny Fox Trio

The NYC-based Danny Fox Trio plays genre-defying original music with dynamic group interplay. Almost a mix between a jazz trio, a chamber ensemble, and a rock group, the trio has developed a unique sound that departs from traditional jazz piano format and uses the roles of the instruments creatively. The music draws from eclectic influences: the quirky rhythms of a Thelonious Monk tune, the dark harmonies of Scriabin, the funkiness of a Motown bassline, or the catchiness of a Beatles tune.

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/16/2012 - 19:30

Improv/Jazz

featuring:

Scott Getchell (trumpets)
Kevin Frenette (guitar)
James Bergin (viola)
David Haas (piano)
Kit Demos (bass & modular synthesizer)
John McLellan (drums)
plus a Surprise Guest!

$10 Cover 

Event Date: 
Fri, 06/15/2012 - 20:00

Mike Gamble

Gamble now teaches a rock band class at Leman Prep on Wall st. and is in and out of his apartment in Brooklyn, touring the states and Europe. In NYC he performs monthly with indie rockers Seequill, his jazz trio The Inbetweens, his solo project, as well as other NYC fixtures like Pete Robbins, The Brooklyn Qawwali Party, and Todd Sickafoose.

Event Date: 
Thu, 06/14/2012 - 22:00

Les Rhinocéros Quartet

"Hailing from the Washington, DC area, the young band Les Rhinocéros delivers a crazy world in sound, blending aspects of rock, world music, noise, ambient and jazz. The trio of teenagers was formed in 2008 while the players were still in high school, and has developed since then into an intense and wildly imaginative group that takes music to its extremes. Emotional, minimalistic, intense and grooving, this is music that goes beyond imagination to the edges of sanity.

Event Date: 
Wed, 06/13/2012 - 21:30

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