The Bridge Collective May Performances in Chicago

Fred Lonberg-Holm in 2002

The Bridge is a collective of French and American creative improv musicians, the latter mostly based in Chicago.

The Sync [the Bridge #5]

Sylvaine Hélary – Flutes, Effects
Fred Lonberg-holm – Cello, Effects
Ève Risser – Piano, Prepared Piano
Mike Reed – Drums

5/05 – The Stony Island Arts Bank, Mikel Patrick Avery + Sylvaine Hélary & Ève Risser, 5:30 PM

5/05 – Constellation **CD RELEASE PARTY**, 8:30 PM

5/06 – Fundraiser for Chicago State University / Breakey Theather, Sylvaine Hélary & Nicole Mitchell duo & quartet

5/07 – Pianoforte Foundation, 7:00 PM

5/09 – Option Series at Experimental Sound Studio, Ève Risser solo & duo w/ Jason Roebke, 7:00PM

5/09 – Elastic Arts, Sylvaine Hélary & Lionel Garcin + Rob Clearfield, Matt Ulery & Marcus Evans, 9PM

5/10 – The Whistler, Sylvaine Hélary & Fred Lonberg-Holm + Lionel Garcin, Christian Pruvost & Christophe Rocher + Joshua Abrams, Jim Baker, Lou Mallozzi & Avreeayl Ra

5/12 – Elastic Arts, 9PM

5/13 – Strobe Recording, Sylvaine Hélary & Eve Risser + Christian Pruvost & Christophe Rocher + Ben Lamar Gay, Nick Macri & Charles Rumback, 7PM

5/14 – Logan Center for the Arts, 7PM

5/15 – ProMusica, **Public recording session**, 3PM

5/15 – The Hungry Brain, 9PM

The Bridge #12

David Boykin — Saxophones
Lionel Garcin — Saxophones
Nicole Mitchell — Flutes
Christian Pruvost — Trumpets
Christophe Rocher — Clarinets

5/04 – Hyde Park Records, Nicole Mitchell & Christian Pruvost duo, 5:00 PM

5/04 – The Promontory, 7PM

5/05 – DePaul University, 5:00PM

5/05 – Constellation, 8:30 PM

5/06 – Fundraiser for Chicago State University / Breakey Theather, Nicole Mitchell & Sylvaine Hélary duo & quartet, 8PM

5/07 – Doug Fogelson Studio, 9PM

5/08 – Diasporal Rhythms, 12:30PM

5/08 – Woodland Pattern (Milwaukee, WI), 7:00PM

5/09 – Elastic Arts, Lionel Garcin & Sylvaine Hélary + Rob Clearfield, Matt Ulery & Marcus Evans, 9PM

5/09 – The Whistler, Christian Pruvost & Christophe Rocher + Chicago guests, 9:30 PM

5/10 – The Whistler, Lionel Garcin, Christophe Rocher & Christian Pruvost + Sylvaine Hélary & Fred Lonberg-Holm + Chicago guests, 9:30 PM

5/11 – AFFC (Association des Français et Francophones de Chicago), Christophe Rocher Solo, 6PM

5/12 – Comfort Station, Lionel Garcin, Christophe Rocher & Christian Pruvost trio + Chicago guests, 7PM

5/13 – Strobe Recording, Christian Pruvost & Christophe Rocher + Sylvaine Hélary & Ève Risser + Ben Lamar Gay, Nick Macri & Charles Rumback, 7PM

5/13 – Corbett vs. Dempsey, Lionel Garcin solo, 7pm