April 28, 8:00 pm #86
Jason Kao Hwang SING HOUSE CD release
+ Hank Roberts/Andrew Drury Duo
Jason Kao Hwang’s Sing House CD Release! featuring Hwang (violin/viola/compositions), Steve Swell (trombone), Chris Forbes (piano), Ken Filiano (bass), Andrew Drury (drums)
Hank Roberts (cello), and Andrew Drury (drums)
May 17, 8pm #87
Trio Elgar (Switzerland)
Trio Elgar consists of three improvisers from Switzerland whose names will be announced at the last minute. Feel free to look up the group–it features a well-known free improvising bass clarinet/saxophonist from Switzerland (name rhymes with “watch”) who is a member of another well-known trio with Schutz and Studer, and an alum of Cecil Taylor’s European group, etc. Info coming…
Trio Elgar’s performance is supported by Pro Helvetia, SIS, Kanton Zürich, City of Biel, and Kanton Bern
June 8, 8pm #88
Ursel Schlicht (Germany)
Ursel Schlicht (piano), Andrea Wolper (voice), Ken Filiano (bass), Lou Grassi (drum set).
Angelica Sanchez, Omar Tamez, Ramon Lopez
Piano Angelica Sanchez is joined by Mexican guitarist Omar Tamez and drummer Ramon Lopez from Spain.
Pablo Díaz, Paula Shocron (Argentina)
Buenos Aires drummer Pablo Díaz and pianist Paula Shocron return to Soup & Sound and will be joined by guest musicians to be announced. This performance forms part of an ongoing exchange between artists from Argentina and the US and is presented by creatividadenmovimiento and the Continuum International Cultural Exchange program.
September 9, 8pm
duo B (San Francisco)–Lisa Mezzacappa (bass) & Jason Levis (drums)
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.
Friday, November 17, 8pm
Noah Baerman Group
Pianist/composer Noah Baerman brings his group from Middletown, Connecticut. Personnel and more 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