Tom Rainey Trio at Philadelphia Art Alliance

Mark Christman uploaded this event on August 8, 2017

Where

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

When

Sat, September 16, 2017
8:00 pm

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About

Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present the return of the Tom Rainey Trio, led by the in-demand drummer and featuring two of the leading voices in modern jazz, guitarist Mary Halvorson and saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock.

Originally from California, Rainey has played with most of the heavyweights of the contemporary jazz scene since moving to New York, including Mark Helias, Kris Davis, Tim Berne and Tony Malaby. For his own trio – based on the concept of equality – he has chosen two strong female musicians: Ingrid Laubrock is a saxophonist who plays with an extraordinary sensitivity for structure and form, fusing intellect and poetry in her refined improvisations, while Mary Halvorson is one of the most sought after jazz guitarists of her generation. She has developed a highly individual style and sound and surprises the listener with astonishing effects. As an ensemble they play a refreshingly new and unsentimental music: “A concise lecture on the aesthetics of collective sound shaping”, as one critic said. ...

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