The seven-piece chamber jazz ensemble:
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.
TBA - violin
Michel Gentile - flute
Jacob Garchik - trombone
Anna Webber - saxophones
Daniel Kelly - piano
Matt Pavolka - bass
Rob Garcia - drums
BROOKLYN CONSERVATORY CONCERT HALL
58 Seventh Ave (at Lincoln Pl.) in Park Slope, Brooklyn,