A Resource for Performing Artists, Scholars and Audiences.
Time: September 26, 2015 from 8pm to 10pm
Location: REDCAT Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater
Street: 631 West 2nd St
City/Town: Los Angeles
Website or Map: http://www.redcat.org/event/a…
Event Country: usa
Organized By: REDCAT
Latest Activity: Sep 8, 2015
Master double bassist and composer Mark Dresser infuses extended techniques with impassioned musicality, and his quintet draws on a collaborative power to explore the beauty of melody, counterpoint and harmony, swing, rhythmic invention and cyclical form.
Sharing the bill is the world premiere of Glorious Ravage, a song cycle for large ensemble plus film, by Bay Area composer and bassist Lisa Mezzacappa.Glorious Ravage is inspired by the writings of Victorian lady adventurers, and features an all-star ensemble of improvisers, including Dresser, Herb Alpert Award winner Myra Melford, Vinny Golia and New York vocalist Fay Victor, as well as new film, video and animation by Konrad Steiner, Alfonso Alvarez, Kathleen Quillian and Janis Crystal Lipzin.
To purchase tickets visit angelcityjazz.com.