Join us on Sunday, Sept. 18th at 6:00 pm for an night of great jazz music. The talented duo of Art Lande (piano) and Bruce Williamson (sax & woodwinds) will present a concert of original jazz, combining improvisation and intuitive interplay with engaging melodies, rhythms and song-forms. Though they can both be heard on dozens of recordings, these live performances are not to be missed, an occasion full of musical adventure and inspiration, spontaneity, warmth and soul.
About The Musicians:
ART LANDE (piano, percussion): As a pianist, Art has recorded some 40+ albums for ECM, Arch, Elektra and Windham Hill Records, appearing with Gary Peacock, Eliot Zigmund, Jan Garbarek, Steve Swallow, Mark Isham, Paul McCandless, Ron Miles, Nguyen Le, Mark Johnson and Peter Erskine. Lande has also performed with such musical greats as Chet Baker, Charlie Haden, Joe Henderson, Bobby Hutcherson, Ernie Watts, Jon Hendricks and Sheila Jordan. As a teacher Lande has influenced countless musicians, including pianists such as Fred Hersch, Kenny Werner and Myra Melford. He has composed over 300 songs and has collaborated with dancers, visual artists and poets, including Allen Ginsberg. Art brings a vast vocabulary of musicianship and composition to a performance ensemble which strives for creativity, interaction and improvisational flexibility. For more info: www.artlande.com
BRUCE WILLIAMSON (sax, woodwinds): Bruce Williamson has made his home in NYC since 1983. He performs in jazz clubs worldwide, Lincoln Center operas & ballets, Broadway show orchestras and on many TV and film soundtracks. He has performed or recorded with Fred Hersch, Jack McDuff, Jimmy Smith, Benny Green, Bobby McFerron, Gary Peacock, Dave Douglas, Milford Graves, Art Lande, Paul McCandless, Mark Isham, Tom Harrell, Randy Brecker, Toshiko Akiyoshi and many others. Bruce can be heard on over 50 recordings, including his own CDs on the Timeless and Origin labels. Outside of jazz, he has worked with famed director Julie Taymor and composer Elliot Goldenthal. Bruce has been awarded multiple NEA grants for jazz composition and is currently on the faculty at Bennington College, VT. For more info: www.brucewilliamsonmusic.com
$10 general admission. Tickets are available at the door. 10 Maple St., Hudson Falls, NY 12839. Onsite parking available. For more information, please call 518-832-3484.