The Sun Ra Arkestra directed by Marshall Allen lands @lovincuproc on a stop in #ROC on a voyage from Saturn ... #jazz #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
Catching the Jazz & Jam Session with Trio East @hyattregencyrochester ESM students (figures as the band are profs) and others here to jam tonight ... just wishing for more #ROC #jazz fans! #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
Finished my Wednesday post in time to catch Mughal Muesli Trio @bopshoprecords #jazz #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
Listening to a conversation between clarinet and cornet @bopshoprecords with Kirk Knuffke & Ben Goldberg Duo. jazz #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
Smoothing out the week with @marcantoineguitar at Anthology
Catching the grooves of @pearadimeshift at Anthology
Out at @thelittletheatre to see the Fred Rogers film, but get the added gift of hearing The White Hots with Tina Albright.
Julian Siegel Quartet filling the space at the Made In the UK series at Christ Church @xrijf with the sounds of Julian’s tenor sax (and, I hope, bass clarinet later...).
Called an audible and changed plans to hear Torben Waldorff at the Lutheran Church. Good call! His 3d time @xrijf. #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
A must hear! Tearing through the 1st set @xrijf of the Songs of Freedom: The music of Joni Mitchelll, Abbey Lincoln and Nina Simone, imagined through the voices Theo Bleckmann and Alicia Olatuja, a project put together for @jazzdotorg by @ulyssesowensjr_ #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
And now for something completely different ... @vickikristinabarcelonaband, 3 women reimagining the music of @tomwaits ... in three part harmony. Starting out with “Down In the Hole”
Partikel Band begins their 1st set for the the Made In the UK Series @xrijf. 🇬🇧 #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
@lucia.cadotsch Speak Low Trio start their 1st set @xrijf in the Lutheran Church with, what else, the standard “Speak Low”, although a bit darker with her Trio bringing waves of notes behind Cadotsh’s haunting voice.
Born and raised in #ROC @lockevibes revs it up in Kilbourn Hall for first set tonight @xrijf . Joe always brings something new. Tonight he’s playing with Jim Ridl (piano), Lorin Cohen (bass) and Samvel Sarkisyan (drums), I the core quartet of his new Subtle Disguise album, with vocalist Paul Jost. #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
@christiansandsjazz Trio second set at @xrijf brings 🔥 right from the start!
Managed to drop in for a bit of Beats and Pieces Big Band from the UK @xrijf. My that is a LARGE ensemble! Word got out after the first set. House is full. #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
My buddies in @pearadimeshift with @bt_trombone & @jaredsims tearing it up on the Jazz Street Stage @xrijf #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
One for All bringing the straightahead, Art Blakey Jazz Messengers-style to @xrijf , with Eric Alexander , Jim Rotondi, Steve Davis, David Hazeltine, John Webber and Joe Farnsworth.
Icelandic saxophonist Sigurdur Flosason at the @xrijf Nordic/Euro Jazz series takes it down a notch or two from tonight’s other choices more complex and intense music.
@djangobates Beloved Trio @xrijf is filling Christ Church with his complex and quite beautiful sounds. Perfect for the acoustics of this space. #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
The Bad Plus getting into their opening burner at the @xrijf in the new Temple Building. Perfect for them...handles their many sides well. Was looking forward to seeing them again with Orrin Evans. #XRIJF #XRIJF2018 #livejazz #jazzrochester #rocjazz
Will Vinson Trio starting up their set at Made in the UK series @xrijf although Will says he’s been “marinating” in the States awhile... #xrijf #xrijf2018 #livejazz
And now for something completely different... Marius Neset at Lutheran Church #livejazz #xrijf2018 #xrijf
Alfredo Rodriguez & Pedro Martinez tearing it up duo-style for my first show @xrijf
At my @xrijf “office” catching the calm before the 1st night storm...