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Kris Davis's Capricorn Climber at Philadelphia Art Alliance

Where

Philadelphia Art Alliance
251 S. 18th St.
Philadelphia, PA
(215) 545-4302

When

Sat, February 9, 2013
8:00 PM

Tickets

$15.00
2

Musicians

About

Please join Ars Nova Workshop for the Philadelphia debut of Capricorn Climber, the new ensemble led by the pianist Kris Davis featuring the saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock, the violist Mat Maneri, the bassist Trevor Dunn and the drummer Tom Rainey. About Kris Davis, The New York Times writes, “Her playing uses space and tension and contrast; it always has an interior plan and doesn’t leap at you to show you how hip it is. It’s very open, but it comes with rules.”

The New York City pianist Davis has worked with Tim Berne, Andrew Cyrille, Mary Halvorson and Bill Frisell. She has recently worked on several albums released by Clean Feed, including her solo album Aeriol Piano, Tony Malaby’s Novela and, with the drummer Tyshawn Sorey and the saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock, the critically-acclaimed Paradoxical Frog....

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Taylor Haughton uploaded this event on January 8, 2013

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