Connection Works

Connection Works is an artist-run non-profit organization that engages the Brooklyn community with world-class jazz performances and educational events.

Sep
22
7:00 PM19:00

RENT PARTY - JAM SESSION Fundraiser for Wide Open Works w/Sheila Jordan and many more amazing guests

WIDE OPEN WORKS at Brooklyn Conservatory: 58 Seventh Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11217

FEATURING: Sheila Jordan, Matt Wilson, Dan Tepfer, Mark Feldman, Michael Sarin, Min Xiao-Fen, Adam Kolker, Chris Tordini, Nate Radley, Billy Mintz, Kenny Wessel, Hilliard Greene, Gary Wang, Owen Howard, Avram Fefer, Andre Matos, Rosi Hertlein, Marco Capelli, Kaoru Watanabi, Charlie Burnham, Sarah Bernstein, Joe Fiedler, Matt Pavolka, Yoon Sun Choi, Brian Drye, Dan Blake, Michel Gentile, Daniel Kelly, and Rob Garcia.

We need your support! There will be food , drinks, lots of music and a great hang!

$20 admission

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Wide Open Works: Wide Open
Jun
8
7:30 PM19:30

Wide Open Works: Wide Open

The seven-piece chamber jazz ensemble:
Wide Open
Saturday, June 8, 2019; 7:30pm

Connection Works’ ensemble-in-residence Wide Open is a collective of established composer/improvisers using their unique chamber instrumentation to explore new musical terrain, keeping all possibilities wide open. The unique instrumentation of flute, violin, saxophone, trombone, piano, bass and drums allows composers to develop work that draws equally from jazz, classical, world and folk music traditions.

The members of Wide Open have performed and recorded with a stunning range of artists, including Ray Charles, Wynton Marsalis, Sting, D’Angelo, Bruce Springsteen, Kronos Quartet, Bang on a Can All-Stars, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D’Onofrio, Woody Allen, Joe Lovano, Lauryn Hill, John Zorn and many more.

WIDE OPEN
TBA - violin
Michel Gentile - flute
Jacob Garchik - trombone
Anna Webber - saxophones
Daniel Kelly - piano
Matt Pavolka - bass
Rob Garcia - drums

$15 admission
BROOKLYN CONSERVATORY CONCERT HALL
https://bkcm.org/events/chamber-jazz-ensemble/

58 Seventh Ave (at Lincoln Pl.) in Park Slope, Brooklyn,
718-622-3300


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