GIUSEPPE PARADISO MERIDIAN 71
Giuseppe Paradiso - drums
Mark Zaleski - sax, clarinet and flute
Jiri Nedoma - keys
Jussi Reijonen - guitars
Galen Willett - elec. fretless bass
Malick Ngom - West African drums
Melissa Alexis - dance
Jasmine Chen - live painting
Doors: 8:45pm | Show: 9:30pm
Tickets: $12 in advance / $15 at the door.
Meridian 71 is an eclectic and international ensemble of well-established musicians Boston-based. The ensemble is led by Italian drummer and composer Giuseppe Paradiso and has been active since 2012. Meridian 71 is currently working on the second album to be released in 2019 featuring all original music, characterized by a very distinctive and unique voice, as a result of an extensive research into various music traditions and cultures. Influences range from jazz and American music to Mediterranean and West-African traditions.
This show features also contemporary and Afro-fusion dancer Melissa Alexis, as well as painter Jasmine Chen.
More info at www.giuseppe-paradiso.com
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/727119044347934/