JazzCorner
JazzCorner.com
 

JazzCorner.com is the largest portal for the official websites of hundreds of jazz musicians and organizations. New features on JazzCorner include the jazz video share where you can upload and share jazz and blues videos, JazzCorner Jukebox, surf the net with Jazz always on, submit your latest jazz news, and check out what's hot at JazzCorner's Speakeasy, the busiest bulletin board for jazz. Be the first to know where Jazz artists are performing in our gigs section, and be sure to listen to our podcasts with established and up and coming jazz musicians in our Innerviews section.


 
JazzCorner
Roster:


ArrangerBassBig BandsBlogsBookingBroadcastersCampsCelloClarinetConsultingDrumsEducationEventsFestivalsFilmFluteGroupsGuitarManagementOrganOrganizationsPercussionPhotographyPianoProducingPublicityPublishingRadio PromotionRecord CompaniesRecording StudiosSaxophoneTromboneTrumpetTubaVibesVocalsWriters


About JazzCorner:

History
Contact Us
Privacy Policy

 


JazzCorner News

Submit News
Share |

Roulette Presents: The Connie Crothers Quartet Deep Friendship, A CD Release Celebration Tuesday, February 4, 8pm
(Published: January 12, 2014)

What: The Connie Crothers Quartet
When: Tuesday, February 4, 8pm
Where: Roulette, 509 Atlantic Ave Brooklyn, 2/3/4/5/A/C/G/D/M/N/R/B/Q trains & the LIRR
Cost: $20/15
Info: www.roulette.org / 917.267.0368, https://roulette.org/even...

Brooklyn, NY:.The Connie Crothers Quartet, practitioners of “truly free music” (All About Jazz), celebrate the release of their new CD, Deep Friendship, at Roulette, Tuesday, February 4, 8pm.

The quartet, featuring Connie Crothers, piano, Richard Tabnik, alto saxophone, Ken Filiano, bass, Roger Mancuso, drums, will perform new songs featuring boundless improvisational turns that demonstrate the startling four-way communion among the finest free improvisers today.

The quartet’s unique interpretive voice, coming from many years of shared musical creation that’s based fundamentally on spontaneous improvisation, resulting in what Cadence magazine hails as “music that appears to exhibit Gordian complexity while still retaining an inherent lyricism and accessibility.” Reaching for direct feeling – the shared source of the quartet’s deep fountain of expression and creativity – the Connie Crothers Quartet offers in astounding complexity and grace a sense of deep friendship.

Since its inception in 1998, the Connie Crothers Quartet has been electrifying audiences with its rigorous, disciplined free improvisations. The Quartet is led by pianist Connie Crothers who was included on list of the most important and influential musicians of the last twenty five years of the 20th century in the centennial issue of Cadence magazine. The Quartet have performed at The Stone, Neues Kabarett at Brecht Forum, Rhythm in the Kitchen, iBeam, Cooler in the Shade, Birdland, the JVC Jazz Festival, and its performance at the 2011 Vision Festival was described by Ken Weiss of Jazz Inside as “the highlight of the Festival.” The Quartet has released five CDs, to critical acclaim: Ontology, Live at The Outpost Performance Space, Live at The Stone (with poet Mark Weber), and Band of Fire.
conniecrothers.net

About Roulette
Roulette – one of New York City’s premiere venues for experimental music for over 33 years - has reopened bigger and better than ever. Located in a newly renovated 1920s Art Deco concert hall in Downtown Brooklyn, the new Roulette features two levels of seating for up to 400 people (600 standing), an expanded multi-channel sound system, projection screen for film and multi-media events, state-of-the-art lighting system, modular stage, and a specially designed floor to accommodate dance. Teamed with bold new programming, the new Roulette promises to be one of the most exciting places in New York City - if not the country - to experience adventurous music and art.

###


Email Address:


Now Playing
on JC Podcast

Arturo Sandoval - Scores for Film

Subscribe to this podcast:






HOME :: ROSTER :: PODCASTS :: NEWS :: JUKEBOX :: SHOP :: CONTACT :: FACEBOOK :: TWITTER

History :: Contact Us :: Privacy Policy

© 1996-2014 JazzCorner