Archive for January, 2010

Rose Live Music Announces Drummer Series Lineup For Feb/Mar 2010

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

rose copyRose Live Music Announces Drummers and Details for 4th Anniversary & Drummers Series.

8pm – doors
8:30pm – 1st set
10pm – 2nd set
$10-$12 cover

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Sam Sadigursky’s Words Project III: Miniatures NY Debut Friday Jan. 29th at Galapagos Art Space (DUMBO, Brooklyn)

Friday, January 22nd, 2010

The highly anticipated New York debut of Sam Sadigursky’s Words Project III: Miniatures, the NY-based saxophonist and composer’s third installment in the critically acclaimed Words Project series on New Amsterdam Records, will take place Friday January 29th at Galapagos Art Space in DUMBO (16 Main St. at the corner of Water St and Main St. Brooklyn, NY 11201) as part of New Amsterdam’s ARCHIPELAGO Series. These releases mix modern and post-modern poetry with Sadigursky’s unique compositional vision that draws stylistically from both jazz and new music. Source material includes poems by Emily Dickinson, Carl Sandburg, Maxim Gorky, Léon de Greiff and William Carlos Williams sung by a range of New York-based vocalists including Michael Leonhart, Monika Heidemann, Becca Stevens, Heather Masse and Matt Kanelos.

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Rose Live Music in Williamsburg, Brooklyn Celebrates Its 4th Anniversary With Who’s Who of New York Drummers

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

Rose Live Music kicks off its fourth anniversary celebration with a series of weekly performances featuring some of New York’s preeminent drummers leading their own groups. On February 2, exactly four years since Rose first opened its doors, the club will host an all-star jam session hosted by

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visionary crossover pianist Jason Lindner’s Now Vs. Now, featuring a cast of jazz heavyweights who have performed at Rose in years past.

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Drummer Allison Miller Releases 2nd Album, BOOM TIC BOOM March 23rd

Monday, January 18th, 2010

Drummer Allison Miller Releases Second Solo Leader CD, BOOM TIC BOOM, Performing Music Composed For and Inspired by Important Women in the Drummer/Composer’s Life

Release Date: March 23, 2010

Album Features: Myra Melford, Todd Sickafoose & Special Guest Jenny Scheinman

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“Some of my closest friends are extremely smart and powerful women,” Allison Miller says. “I can’t stress enough the importance of this community. There’ve been several women who’ve really helped me out in my career. I hope that I do the same for other women in the musical community.

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Winter/Spring 2010 Release Schedule

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

JANUARY

January 12
Dave Rempis & Frank Rosaly – Cyrillic (482 Music)
(saxophone & drums duo)

January 19
Colorlist – A Square White Lie (482 Music)
(Chicago minimalist electronic duo; 180-gram vinyl or download only – no CDs)

January 26
Greg Burk Quartet – Many Worlds (482 Music)
(new recording from 482 Music stalwart; American pianist based in Italy)

Sam Sadigursky – The Words Project III: Miniatures (New Amsterdam Records)
(poetry by Emily Dickinson, William Carlos Williams, Carl Sandburg, Léon de Greiff, Maxim Gorky, Fernando Pessoa + ensemble featuring vocalists Michael Leonhart, Heather Masse, Christine Correa, Jamie Leonhart, Monika Heidemann, Sunny Kim, Sadigursky + more)

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