Daily Archives: December 20, 2012

Jazz Listings From The New York Times

From NYTimes.com: The Free Spirit (Wednesday) What binds the musicians in this collective — Chris Speed on tenor saxophone and clarinet, Brandon Seabrook on guitar, Trevor Dunn on bass and Oscar Noriega (usually a clarinetist) on drums — is a … Continue reading

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The Squid’s Ear Reviews

From The Squid’s Ear: Peter Brotzmann – Solo + Trio Roma (Victo) Ernesto Rodrigues / Christine Abdelnour / Axel Dorner – NIE (Creative Sources) Nicole Mitchell & an_Arche NewMusic Ensemble – Arc of O (RogueArt) Alan Silva & Burton Greene … Continue reading

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Mary Halvorson Festival at Cornelia Street Cafe January 3-5

From New York’s Cornelia Street Cafe: Three-day Mary Halvorson Jazz Festival at Cornelia Street Café, January 3-5, 2013 8:30pm, Thursday, January 3rd: Mary Halvorson Trio (with John Hébert – bass, Ches Smith – drums) 9pm & 10:30pm, Friday, January 4th: … Continue reading

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Gapplegate Music Reviews

From Gapplegate: M’lumbo, Tuning In To Tomorrow Nobuyasu Furuya Quintet, The General (Complete Version) The Nu Band, Relentlessness, Live at the Sunset, Roy Campbell, Mark Whitecage, Joe Fonda, Lou Grassi Related articles Come Out (1966). Steve Reich /the initial electronic … Continue reading

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‘Unsilent Night’ and Participatory Music Reviewed

From NYTimes.com: Saturday marked the 20th anniversary of “Unsilent Night,” a communal caroling party and ambulant sound installation that has become one of the more unlikely New York holiday traditions. When Phil Kline — the man in the horn-rimmed glasses … Continue reading

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Upcoming Wordless Music Shows

From New York’s Wordless Music: Thursday, December 20, 2012 Max Richter: Vivaldi Recomposed (U.S. premiere) Daniel Hope, violin Ensemble LPR 6:30pm doors / 7:30pm show / all ages / SOLD OUT Friday, January 11, 2013 Dirty Projectors yMusic Carnegie Hall, … Continue reading

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