When:
Saturday, Apr 15, 2023 7:00p -
9:30p

Where:
Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library
149 Dudley Street
Boston, MA 02119

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Admission:
FREE

Categories:
Music

Event website:
https://makandaproject.com

Boston's acclaimed 13 piece jazz ensemble has been collaborating with renowned saxophonist Chico Freeman for the past 5 years, with performances in Europe as well as the United States, and an expanding repertoire of Freeman compositions arranged by Makanda Project leader John Kordalewski. For this concert, the group will further explore the riches of Mr. Freeman's compositions, performing newly-arranged pieces for the first time as well as some that have become favorites. There will also be a special guest appearance by the City Strings United cello section.


There will be two separate shows, at 7:00 and 8:30. Seats remain for the 8:30 show only. Reservations are recommended: for reservations email¬†[email protected].


Kurtis Rivers - alto saxophone

Lee Odom - alto and soprano saxophone, clarinet

Chico Freeman - tenor saxophone

Sean Berry - tenor saxophone

Temidayo Balogun - tenor saxophone, flute

Charlie Kohlhase - baritone saxophone

Jerry Sabatini - trumpet

Haneef Nelson - trumpet

Alfred Patterson - trombone

Richard Harper - trombone

Bill Lowe - bass trombone

John Kordalewski - piano

Avery Sharpe - bass

Yoron Israel - drums

Bithyah Israel - cello

Rhea Gibson - cello

Daniel Chouinard - cello

Alexia Martinez - cello



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