[NetBehaviour] ESP-Disk's Fiftieth Anniversary Concert! (fwd)
sondheim at panix.com
Mon Nov 4 06:28:20 CET 2013
ESP-Disk's Fiftieth Anniversary Concert!
Come if you can - so many of the musicians are amazing!
To celebrate the label's 50th anniversary, ESP-Disk' has planned a concert
for Sunday November 17 (3-9 PM) at JACK, a rising venue in Brooklyn.
Tickets are just $10! Featured performers will represent the past and
present of ESP-Disk': multi-instrumentalists Kali Fasteau (Sea Ensemble),
Giuseppi Logan, and Alan Sondheim hail from the label's 1965-75 heyday,
while guitarist Bruce Eisenbeil (TOTEM) and trio Tiger Hatchery
(ESP-Disk's latest signing) show that the scene and the label continue to
produce exciting artists. Additionally, former Sun Ra Arkestra member
Michael D. Anderson will perform, and the ESP-Disk' 50th Anniversary
Concert will benefit the Sun Ra Music Archives. The latter part of the
concert will be a jam session featuring a variety of guests.
JACK (www.jackny.org) is a new arts center in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn led
by Artistic Director Alec Duffy (Three Pianos, Shadows). Its mission is to
serve as a cultural hub in Clinton Hill, presenting cutting-edge theater,
music, and dance performances, expanding access to the arts, bridging
audiences, and educating youth. JACK was co-founded in 2012 by Duffy, Mimi
Lien, Steve Leffue, Godfrey L. Simmons, Jr., Nikaury Rodriguez, Prentice
Onayemi, Ike Ufomadu, Amy Laird Webb, Jennifer Kidwell and Andreea Mincic.
OBIE Award-winning theater company Hoi Polloi is the resident company of
JACK. Steven Leffue, JACK's curator of music, put together the week-long
music festival of which the ESP-Disk 50th Anniversary Concert is the
JACK is located at 505 1/2 Waverly Ave, Brooklyn NY 11238 between Fulton
St. and Atlantic Ave. in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. It is easily accessible
by taking the C train to the Clinton-Washington stop, one block away from
JACK, or the G train to Clinton-Washington, a few blocks away. There is
also free street parking available on Waverly Ave.
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