Master saxophonist, John Gruntfest, comes to Portland with his trio (The Greatest Little Big Band in the History of the Megaverse) for a performance with the PDX Large Ensemble and workshops.
John Gruntfest's Trio - alto sax
Megan Bierman - tenor sax
Jack Duval - drums
PDX Large Ensemble includes: Jonathan Sielaff (Mouthpieces), Jef Brown (Evolutionary Jass Band), Kelvin Pittman (Oregon Artificial Limb Co.), Reed Wallsmith (Blue Cranes), John Niekrasz (Why I Must Be Careful, Thicket), Ben Kates (The Naked Future, Thicket), Brian Mumford (Dragging an Ox Through Water), Alyssa Reed & Ryan Stuewe (Eet), and more.
8PM Friday, March 13th 2009
At the Artistery (4315 SE Division)
$9 general/$7 students & members
Save a dollar and buy ahead! Tickets available here.
Open rehearsal at 7pm on Thursday, March 12th at Enterbeing, 1603 NE Alberta, Portland
Harmonics workshop at 2pm on Sunday, March 15th at Enterbeing. RSVP to benjamin (dot) Kates (at) gmail (dot) com.