Sunday, November 15, 2015

Jazz Combos: Concert(s) Notes

There are two going to be two concerts on Sun., Nov. 15 - one at 7 pm and one at 9 pm. Performing the 7 pm concert are:

Moon Carrot
 Olivia Bright - vocals Andrew Henderson - trumpet Craig Hull - trombone Ryan Woempner - bass Eric Tolfa - drums 
They're playing two Freddie Hubbard tunes, "Red Clay" and "Little Sunflower" and two tunes first performed by the jazz group Ryan Keberle and Catharsis: Keberle's "Gallop" and a cover of the singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens' "Sister".

The Tuesday Combo 
Matheus Siqueira Barros - alto sax Leo Plummer - guitar Christian Hower - bass Logan Harriman - drums
They're playing "Trenzinho Caipira" by Heitor Villa-Lobos, "Close To You" by Burt Bacharach and Hal David and "Aruarian Dance" by the Japanese hip hop producer and DJ Nujabes.

 Hindsight Bias 
Abraham Loaiza - tenor sax Max Marlowe - piano Ricardo Cueva - bass Felipe Pezzoli - drums 
They're playing "Nardis" by Miles Davis, "Mr P.C." by John Coltrane and Brad Mehldau's "Sky Turning Grey"

 Performing the 9:00 concert are:

Quiet Fire
 Kyle McInnis - alto sax Vance Umphrey - steel pans David Semon - guitar Eric Simpson - bass Courtney Abajian - drums 
They're playing two original compositions, "Doo-Wah" by Kyle McInnis and "Running Water" by David Semon, along with "When You Wish Upon A Star", written by Leigh Harline and Ned Washington, and "Little Secrets" by Andy Narrell.

The 2:00 Combo
 Alan Spencer - tenor sax Jake Burns - guitar Jared Margen - bass Mike Deason - drums
 They're playing three originals, "Coeur D'Alene" by Jake Burns, "Morning Headache" by Alan Spencer and an as-yet-untitled tune by Jared Margen.

--Dan Aldag

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