Monthly Archives: February 2011

Improvvisatore Involontario in New York


From Improvvisatore Involontario, info on their New York stay from March 5-13: Described as “the talk of the italian jazz scene” since its birth in 2004, Improvvisatore Involontario has soon become one of the most innovative and relevant artists’ collectives … Continue reading

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Tim Hecker Interview


From ALARM Press: Over the course of a decade and six official full-lengths, Montreal native Tim Hecker has emerged above the din of his contemporaries to make a name for himself within a genre that normally cultivates anonymity. Culminating with … Continue reading

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Nate Wooley Interview


From Ars Nova Workshop: On March 5, Ars Nova Workshop presents a performance at Vox Populi by trumpeter Nate Wooley, violinist and electronicist C. Spencer Yeh, cellist Okkyung Lee, and percussionist Paul Lytton. With expansive avant-garde affiliations – noise, jazz, … Continue reading

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John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble on Tour


From Live « John Hollenbeck: Tuesday, March 1, 2011 JOHN HOLLENBECK LARGE ENSEMBLE @ Jazz Standard 116 E 27th St, New York, NY 10016 (United States) (212) 576-2232 Set: 7:30 PM All Ages Tuesday, March 1, 2011 JOHN HOLLENBECK LARGE … Continue reading

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Umbrella Music Shows


From Chicago’s Umbrella Music: Mar 02 Resonance Ensemble The Hideout Mar 03 Resonance Ensemble Elastic Mar 06 Resonance Ensemble Chicago Cultural Center Mar 06 SET I: Broste/Beach/Kirchner SET II: Stirrup Hungry Brain Mar 09 Rempis/Cline/Hoff/Rosaly The Hideout Mar 10 SET … Continue reading

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All About Jazz Reviews


From All About Jazz: Oliver Lake / Christian Weber / Dieter Ulrich For A Little Dancin’ (Intakt Records) Soft Machine Alive & Well: Recorded in Paris (Esoteric Recordings) Gerald Cleaver Be It As I See It (Fresh Sound New Talent) … Continue reading

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DMG Newsletter February 25th, 2011


From DMG: Ron Anderson’s PAK! Ikue Mori DVD! Yoshi Fruchter’s Pitom! Anthony Braxton Trio/Quintet 1972! Carlo Actis Dato’s Atipico! Simon Nabatov Quintet! Sainko Namchylak & Wolfgang Puschnig! Pandelis Karayorgis Qnt! Michael Marcus! Joe Sachse/Fred Baker/John Marshall! Joel Futterman & Ike … Continue reading

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