November 24th at the Ivy Room

Active Music Series at the Ivy Room Presents: Ochs/Shelton/Walton/Nordeson + Coleman/Stuart/Glenn + Fei/Perkis.

Quartet: Larry Ochs, Aram Shelton, saxophone; Scott Walton, bass; Kjell Nordeson, drums.

Trio: Michael Coleman, keyboard; Doug Stuart, bass; Jordan Glenn, drums.

Duo: James Fei, saxophone; Tim Perkis, electronics.

Ivy Room
860 San Pablo Ave Albany, CA
Music at 9:15
No cover, donations accepted

September 27 at the Ivy Room: Arts & Sciences + Cylinder.

Active Music Series presents saxophonist Michael Coleman’s Arts & Sciences  and Cylinder. Arts & Sciences: Jacob Zimmerman, alto saxophone; Matt Nelson, tenor saxophone, Michael Coleman, wurlitzer and Jordan Glenn, drums.  Cylinder: Darren Johnston, trumpet; Aram Shelton, alto saxophone & clarinet; Lisa Mezzacappa, bass; Kjell Nordeson, drums.

No cover, donations accepted.
Ivy Room, 860 San Pablo Ave Albany, CA
Music at 9:15

May 24th at the Ivy Room

May 24 at the Ivy Room:

Quartet, Trio, Septet

Quartet: Matt Nelson, tenor saxophone; Gene Baker, organ; Lisa Mezzacappa, bass; Kjell Nordeson, drums.

Trio: Tom Djll, trumpet + electronics; Tim Perkis, electronics; Scott Walton, bass.

Septet: Jordan Glenn’s Mama Long Legs with Karl Evangelista, guitar; Andrew Conklin, guitar; Aram Shelton, alto & soprano saxophone; Matt Nelson, tenor saxophone; Cory Wright, baritone saxophone; Jason Hoopes, bass; Jordan Glenn, drums.

No cover, donations accepted.
Ivy Room, 860 San Pablo Ave Albany, CA
Music at 9:15

December 8th at the Uptown

Active Music Series at the Uptown December Edition 
with the Oakland Active Orchestra + Gogo Fightmaster CD Release

Oakland Active Orchestra:

Aaron Bennett: alto & tenor saxophones
, Phillip Greenlief: clarinet, tenor saxophone; 
Aram Shelton: clarinet, soprano & alto saxophones; 
Cory Wright: baritone saxophone, bass clarinet
; Tom Djll: trumpet; 
Darren Johnston: trumpet; 
Rob Ewing: trombone
; Kristian Aspelin: guitar
; Marielle Jakobsons: violin
; Lisa Mezzacappa: bass; 
Damon Smith: bass
; Kjell Nordeson: vibraphone; 
Sam Ospovat: drums

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The 2nd set of this night featured small group improvisations by the members of the OAO.

*****Gogo Fightmaster CD Release for “Sound One” on Edgetone Records.

Aaron Bennett, tenor saxophone
; Aram Shelton, alto saxophone; 
John Finkbeiner, guitar
; Lisa Mezzacappa, bass; 
Vijay Anderson, drums.

**** rescheduled to Jan 12, 2010 due to H1N1!

Uptown
1928 Telegraph Ave
Oakland, CA
Cost : Donations