July 29, 8pm #92: Argentina Exchange
Pablo Díaz/Paula Shocron
w/ Guillermo Gregorio, Miguel Crozzoli, Jaimie Branch, Lee Odom, Ken Filiano
Buenos Aires drummer/improviser/organizer Pablo Díaz returns with pianist/cellist/dancer Paula Shocron to play duo with various friends old and new. First Diaz and the Argentinian saxophonist Miguel Crozzolli (who lives in Europe but happens to be in NYC) will celebrate their cd, Tierra (on the Nendo Dango label) with a duo set which Shocron will join toward the end. Next Shocron and Diaz will play a trio with Argentinian clarinetist (extraordinaire) who has been living in the US for a long time, Guillermo Gregorio. The evening will finish up with various groupings of the above musicians augmented with New Yorkers Jaimie Branch (trumpet), Lee Odom (clarinet), and Ken Filiano (bass).
This performance constitutes part of an ongoing exchange between artists from Argentina and the US and is presented jointly by creatividadenmovimiento and the Continuum International Cultural Exchange program.
September 9, 8pm #93
Dafna Naphtali/Gordon Beeferman
duo B (SF) Lisa Mezzacappa/Jason Levis
Marco Capelli/Andrea Pennisi “VJ Lapsus” (Italia)
Dafna Naphtali (voice/electronics) and Gordon Beeferman (piano) celebrate the release of their CD Pulsing Dot (on the Clang label) with a duo set.
The west coast duo B consists of bassist/composer/organizer extraordinaire Lisa Mezzacappa and drummer Jason Levins. They have been working together for 12 years and will play music inspired by a Cecil Taylor solo concert from their latest CD.
NY/Napoli guitar great Marco Capelli (guitars) and Andrea Pennisi aka VJ Lapsus from Catania, Sicily do a set of multi-media improvisation.
Saturday, October 28, 8pm #94: Argentina Exchange
Luis Conte/Fabiana Galante
Luis Conte (saxophones) and Fabiana Galante (piano) visit from Buenos Aires to perform with guests tba. This concert is part of Continuum’s Argentina Exchange which has produced performances in Argentina and New York, recordings, and more.
Friday, November 10, 8pm #95
Richards/Drury Duo–CD Release
Trumpeter Stephanie Richards and percussionist Andrew Drury perform in celebration of their Different Track CD. Additional performers TBA.
Friday, November 17, 8pm #96
Noah Baerman Group
Pianist/composer Noah Baerman brings his group from Middletown, Connecticut. Personnel and details TBA.
292 Lefferts Ave. Brooklyn, NY (b/n Nostrand & Rogers) 2/5 Train to Sterling St.
$20 suggested donation for all events. Door opens 30 minutes before show.
SOUP while it lasts (no extra charge!) . BYOB. Feel free to bring some food or drink to share.
Soup & Sound is a program of Continuum Culture & Arts, Inc. a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. www.continuumculture.org