Category: avant garde

Gill Aharon Trio ≈ April 26th, Start 10:30pm/ Doors 10pm


Inspired by the cartoon music of the 50s and 60s, the drive of Led Zeppelin, the genius and humor of Frank Zappa, the perfection of Bach, the relentlessness of Ligeti, the courage of Medeski, Martin and Wood, the jam of Phish live, the beauty of the Beatles and the immersive nature of music…

Gill Aharon, piano

Mike Connors, drums

Jef Charland, bass

$10 Cover @ the Door / Doors Open @ 10pm

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Chris McCarthy: Album Release ≈ May 16th, Start: 7:30pm, Doors: 7pm


Respected keyboardist and Seattle native, Chris McCarthy has announced the May 12th release of his highly-anticipated, intricate album Sonder” out on Red Piano Records. Sonder is a product of something truly special. The record was premiered on the evening of March 31st, 2016 at McCarthy’s senior recital, where the honed band of Carrie Furniss on voice, JK Kimon drums, Simon Willson on bass and guitarist Max Light debuted McCarthy’s Sonder suite.

$10 Cover @ the Door / Doors Open @ 7pm

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Laura Venditti: Saxophones & Electronics ≈ July 19th, Start: 8:30pm/ Doors: 8pm


Italian saxophonist Venditti, in the US for the New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival, will present a program of solo saxophones with electronics, inspired by her most recent release “Electrosax”.

The program will include the following works:

Jacob Ter Veldhuis: The Garden of love, for soprano saxophone and electronics

Raffaele Riccardi: Jabberwocky, for saxophones and electronics

Ryo Noda: Improvisation I, for solo saxophone

Judith Shatin: Penelope’s song, for soprano saxophone and electronics

Ryo Noda: Improvisation III for solo saxophone

Raffaele Riccardi: Counterpoint for Laura, for saxophones and electronics

Wayne Siegel: Jackdaw, for baritone saxophone and electronics

$10 Cover @ the Door / Doors Open @ 8pm

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