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Vision Festival: Jaimie Branch / Cooper-Moore / New World Pygmies / Oliver Lake Big Band

May 28 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

| $40
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The Vision Festival is the world’s premier celebration of boundless improvised art. Now in it’s 23rd year, this festival of music, dance, poetry, and visual art is heralded as “one of New York’s most essential art events” (New York Times). Legendary and emerging stars representing the free jazz, experimental, and avant-garde communities will perform 30 sets over six nights.

Closing night features rising trumpet star Jaimie Branch’s signature Fly or Die quartet; solo piano by 2017 lifetime achievement honoree Cooper-Moore; poet Julie Ezelle Patton; Jemeel Moondoc with William Parker and Hamid Drake; and
Oliver Lake’s 17 member powerhouse big band.

6:00pm
Fly or Die
Jaimie Branch – Trumpet / Lester St. Louis – Cello / Anton Hatwich – Bass / Chad Taylor – Drums

7:00pm
Cooper-Moore – Solo Piano

8:00pm
Julie Ezelle Patton – Poetry / Nasheet Waits – Drums / Ken Filiano – Bass / Paul Van Curen – Guitar

8:30pm
New World Pygmies
Jemeel Moondoc – Alto Sax / Hamid Drake – Drums / William Parker – Bass

9:30pm
Oliver Lake Big Band
SAXOPHONES: Oliver Lake, Bruce Williams, James Stewart, Alex Harding,
Darius Jones and Mike Lee
TRUMPETS: Josh Evans, Freddie Hendrix, Nabate Isles, Greg Glassman
TROMBONES: Aaron Johnson, Al Patterson, Terry Greene II, Stafford Hunter
PIANO: Yoichi Uzeki
BASS: Robert Sabin
DRUMS: Chris Beck

Details

Date:
May 28
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cost:
$40
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.artsforart.org/vf23

Venue

Roulette
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, NY United States
Phone:
917.267.0363
Website:
http://roulette.org