Author: creati17

Rudresh Mahanthappa: Samdhi

Who: Rudresh Mahanthappa, saxophone and composition; Damion Reid, drums; David Gilmore, guitar; Rich Brown, bass When: Friday, September 30, 2011 Where: Quixote’s, 2151 Lawrence St, Denver, CO 80205 Articles: Bret Saunders, “Rudresh Mahanthappa releases genre-bending ‘Samdhi’,” Denver Post, 16 September, 2011. Rob Johnson, “Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Samdhi to play at Quixote’s on Friday, 9/30: an interview,” Examiner, 29 September 2011. Release: […]

Matthew Ship Trio

Who: Matthew Shipp, piano; Whit Dickey, drums; Michael Bisio, bass When: Friday, July 15, 2011 Where: Dazzle Jazz, 930 Lincoln St, Denver, CO 80203 Articles: Bret Saunders, “Prolific jazz pianist Matthew Shipp shifts toward more live performances,” Denver Post, 10 July 2013.  Jon Solomon, “Pianist Matthew Shipp says he’s getting back to basics,” Westword, 12 July 2013. Michelle Humphrey, “Jazz musician […]

Marc Ribot Trio

Who: Marc Ribot, guitar; Henry Grimes, bass; Chad Taylor, drums When: Saturday, May 19, 2013 Where: Oriental Theater, 4335 West 44th Ave, Denver, CO 80212 Articles: Sam DeLeo, “Live review: Marc Ribot Trio @ the Oriental Theater,” Reverb, 20 May 2011. [includes photos] Jon Solomon, “The Marc Ribot Trio draws on the past in its present-day improvisations,” Westword, 17 […]

Turning Live Music On Its Ear 2011

Who: Matt Skellenger Group featuring Ron Miles When: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 Where: Dazzle Jazz, 930 Lincoln St, Denver, CO 80203 Articles: Bret Saunders, “‘Creative spirit’ brings in top jazz talent,” Denver Post, 20 March 2011. Release: Release – 2011 benefit concert – 22 March 11 Poster:  

2008

3Ology Three F’s: Fred Frith, Janet Feder and Wu Fei Larry Ochs Sax And Drum Core Once upon a Time in the West Feautring The Bottesini Project, Porlolo & Friends, Bela Karoli, Elephant Revival Creative Music Works presents First Fridays in Denver (video) Featuring Mark Harris, saxophone; Glenn Taylor, pedal steel guitar; Colin Bricker, electronics; Eric […]

2007

Ralph Alessi Nathaniel Bartlett Bottesini Project Hate Camels Wayne Horvitz’s Gravitas Konk Pack Rudresh Mahanthappa Tartar Lamb Brandon Vaccaro: Remnants of the Passage Michael Vlatkovich Quartet Colorado Creative Music Series Farrell Lowe, curator Elisha Cook and Brian Cadamagnani, George Millward and David Fodel, Trace Reddell Farrell Lowe’s Blue-Green Richard Cummings: Modified Reptilia Wu Fei, curator Wu […]

2006

9th & Lincoln Orchestra Bottesini Project Brassum Cameron Brown Nels Cline Douglas Ewart Fred Hess Itchy-O Estradasphere Faun Fables Gutbucket Hamster Theater Hate Camel Hugh Ragin Percussion Ensemble Alex Heitlinger and Art Lande The Mandala Duo Myster Childeren Tatsuya Nakatani Paul Riola and the Dragonetti Ensemble Brandon Vaccaro John Zorn, Mike Patton, Fred Frith

2005

Doug Anderson A Tribute to Kenny Wheeler with The Chris Lee Septet Janet Feder and Wu Fei Gerry Hemingway & Thomas Lehn Fred Hess Quartet Gutbucket Jimmy Hopps In No Sense? Non Sense! An Evening of Art Music Featuring Jonathan Zorn & Rachel Thompson, Toby Sinkinson, and Michael Andrew Doherty Mystery Childern Random Axe Elliott Sharp […]