Source: IBeam Brooklyn.
WIDE OPEN WORKS (WOW) AT IBEAM BROOKLYN PRESENTS: MICHEL GENTILE FLOW
TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2022
8:00 PM 10:30 PM
Connection Works, a leader in artist-run organizations, presents the critically acclaimed music series Wide Open Works, now in its 15th season.
MICHEL GENTILE FLOW:
Michel Gentile – flute
Chris Speed – clarinet
Jacob Garchik – trombone]
Chris Lightcap – bass
Rob Garcia – drums
“Flow” is the mental state in which a person is fully immersed in a feeling of energized focus. This band was created to give each instrument the sonic space and context to fully find its voice. Each instrumental group is represented (woodwinds, reeds, brass, strings, percussion) and the compositions are crafted to give each musician a full range of possibilities..
THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2022
7:30 PM 8:30 PM
7:30 pm doors, 8 pm 1st set and 9 pm 2nd set
Frank Meadows – upright bass and objects
Jessica Ackerley – guitar
Eli Wallace – piano, percussion and objects
Eli Wallace, Frank Meadows and Jessica Ackerley are a trio based between New York City and Honolulu. They met through the thriving experimental and improvised music scene in Brooklyn, having come to the city via their respective locations of California, North Carolina and Alberta. With various configurations of professional and musical collaborations between each musician over the past few years, they have honed a unique musical language and chemistry as a collective unit.
PHILLIP GREENLIEF / ANGELICA SANCHEZ / TOM RAINEY
FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2022
7:30 PM 8:30 PM
Phillip Greenlief – Saxophone
Angelica Sanchez – Piano
Tom Rainey – Drums
TRIO: Phillip Greenlief and Angelica Sanchez have been working in various formations for over two decades, refining and reimagining approaches to free improvisation. The trio with Tom Rainey goes back to their first sessions/performances in the early 2000s, and has been a more frequent ensemble that has been underlining the element of fire in the tradition of FIRE MUSIC.