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Craig Harris Featuring Tony Malaby

  • Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church 59 West 137th Street New York, NY, 10037 United States (map)

In his two decades as an integral member of the thriving improvised music community of New York City, saxophonist and composer Tony Malaby has emerged as a wholly unique and singular voice. Malaby was recently named one of Downbeat's "80 Coolest Things in Jazz," saying that "[Malaby] is a formidably accomplished soprano and tenor saxophonist with enviable tone and an endless font of compelling ideas, yet he steers his music away from perfection," and that "his considerable gifts as a melodist tend to sneak up on you." Jazztimes added that Malaby is "a hero of today's improvised music scene." This outpour of praise is unsurprising given the number of projects which Malaby has been involved with since his arrival in New York in the early-1990s. In recent years, Malaby has led and recorded many of his own projects. Malaby is also a stalwart sideman, and has lent his talents to many well-known groups.

Featuring:

Tony Malaby – saxophone

Craig Harris – trombone

Adam Klipple – piano

Calvin Jones – bass

Tony Lewis – drums

 

1st set: 7pm - 7:45pm (15 min break) 2nd Set: 8:00pm - 8:45pm

House doors open at 6:30pm

Price: $15

 

Earlier Event: October 18
Yayoi Ikawa
Later Event: October 25
Darius Jones