Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*The locally based pianist Addison Frei is a semifinalist in The Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition.
*Pat Metheny, pianist Gwilym Simcock, bassist Linda Oh and percussionist Antonio Sánchez perform with the San Diego Symphony on Saturday, October 27. Metheny discussed the concert with George Varga of The San Diego Union Tribune.
*Here’s footage of Gamelan Genta Kasturi’s interpreting Sun Ra’s “Angels and Demons at Play” in Kansas City last weekend.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Dominique Sanders- Chicago!!!! Playing at Constellation Chicago with Logan Richardson 830pm show and 945pm!!! See you guys tonight!
*From a press release: The next event in Lori Chandler’s Take Five Music Productions- Tink or Treat: Peter Schlamb Electric Tinks CD Release Party: Peter is an outstanding vibraphonist from St. Louis who lives full time in Kansas City, but plays all over the world. His Electric Tinks project is a whole new twist on jazz featuring Peter on pedal-enhanced vibraphone. This event is a true party with a costume contest to boot. Opening support from DJ Reach and The Cur3. Sunday, October 27 at the Brewhouse at Brewery Emperial. 7pm. $10 cover charge at the door.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)