Jon Raskin’s Birthday! He’ll be writing a new composition to be performed by the Oakland Active Orchestra, plus he’ll be playing in the first set:
The first set will be 2+2, featuring:
Phillip Greenlief and Jon Raskin, saxophones
Lisa Mezzacappa and Damon Smith, double bass
Oakland Active Orchestra: featuring new compositions by Jon Raskin, Tom Djll and Rob Ewing
Aaron Bennett: alto saxophone;, Phillip Greenlief: tenor saxophone; Aram Shelton: soprano saxophone; Cory Wright: baritone saxophone ; Tom Djll: trumpet; Darren Johnston: trumpet; Rob Ewing: trombone ; Kristian Aspelin: guitar ; Marielle Jakobsons, Hillary Overberg: violin ; Agnes Szelag, cello; Lisa Mezzacappa: bass; Damon Smith: bass ; Kjell Nordeson: vibraphone; Jordan Glenn, drums; Sam Ospovat: drums .
Here’s the recording of the performance of Jon Raskin’s piece “So That Time is Like a River”:
And a video of 2×2: