Saturday, August 28, 2010
Eric Barber: Solo & Trio
Saxophonist Eric Barber presents new solo works for saxophone as well as trio improvisations featuring Paul Kemmish, bass, and Paul Kikuchi, percussion. This concert will showcase Eric's deep, personal sound world with complex rhythms and meters. Eric has performed and recorded with many luminaries of new and improvised music, as well as forged world music hybrid ensembles with musicians from Bulgaria, India, Indonesia, and Iran. He is the recipient of the 2009 Earshot Golden Ear Award for Outstanding Jazz Instrumentalist of the year. His main ensemble, the Ziggurat Quartet, just released their first CD, Calculated Gestures, on Origin Records.