Anthony Braxton Residency at Cafe Oto in May

Anthony Braxton

Source: The Wire.

London Dalston’s Cafe Oto will present Anthony Braxton in a three day residency next year. Taking place between 28–30 May, he’ll be bringing his ZIM Sextet featuring himself on reeds, Taylor Ho Bynum on brass, Tomeka Reid on cello, Brandee Younger and Jacqueline Kerrod on harp, and Dan Peck on tuba.

“Ever since Cafe Oto first opened its doors in 2008, Anthony Braxton has been up at the top of the list of people we wanted to host here,” state the venue. “One of the fundamental figures in the music of the late 20th century, his work as a saxophonist and composer has set trailblazing precedents by tapping into and expanding new conceptual and instrumental possibilities. To this day, Braxton remains a towering force in new music and we’re over the moon to welcome him to OTO for three very special nights.”