Coming to Seattle

Photo of Stuart Dempster at "In the Mood ...
Photo of Stuart Dempster at “In the Mood for Food” (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

From Seattle’s WAYWARD MUSIC SERIES:

FRI. 9/14, 8 PM – Monktail Composers Series #10, new music for percussion by Sam Yoder (Midday Veil), Nick Gonzalez (Curious Mystery), Mark Ostrowski, Stephen Fandrich and others

SAT. 9/15, 8 PM – Paul Hoskin’s annual 80-minute solo contrabass clarinet improvisation; as he studies 10th century music philosophy texts, the presence of language within sound is a focal point

THU. 9/20, 8 PM – Nonsequitur presents ROVA Saxophone Quartet – prepare to be very, very amazed…

SAT. 9/22, 8 PM – Nonsequitur presents Emily Hay (flute, vox) / Motoko Honda (piano) / Brad Dutz (percussion) (Los Angeles), aka Polarity Taskmasters + special guest pianist.

THU. 9/27 – Empty Boat Quartet with Don Berman (drums), Kate Olson (sax), Dennis Rea (guitar), Steve Kim (bass) + Kromer with Ivan Arteaga (sax), Katie Jacobson (voice), Cameron Sharif (piano), Evan Woodle (drums)

FRI. 9/28 – saxophonist Neil Welch celebrates the release of his new solo CD, 12 Tiny Explosions

SAT. 9/29 – John Teske and Broken Bow Ensemble, new works for chamber orchestra

FRI. 10/5 – chamber improvisation + compositions by guitarist Dennis Rea with Stuart Dempster (trombone etc.), Beth Fleenor (clarinet), Kate Olson (sax), James DeJoie (bass cl., flute), John Seman (bass), Tom Zgonc (drums)

FRI. 10/12 – percussionist Dean Moore

SAT. 10/13, 7:30 PM – Earshot Jazz Fest presents Dutch improv duo Ab Baars & Ig Henneman