February 11, 2018

Music of Matt Holman: Chamber and Big Band Works

ShapeShifter Lab
18 Whitwell Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11215
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A diverse musical journey through composer Matt Holman's chamber and large ensemble output from the past five years. An all-star cast of NYC's finest musicians will perform the premiere of "Sleep, My Darling, Sleep," a lullaby suite featuring vocalist Theo Bleckmann, as well as composed and improvised music from Holman's albums "When Flooded" and "The Tenth Muse." In addition, Holman's award-winning big band compositions featuring a surprise special guest will also be included on the program.

Voice: Theo Bleckmann
Woodwinds: Dave Pietro, Ben Kono, Quinsin Nachoff, Sam Sadigursky, Alden BantaTrombones: Matt McDonald, Nick Finzer, John Yao, James Rogers
Trumpets: Tony Kadleck, Jonathan Powell, Nadje Noordhuis, Josh Deutsch
Guitar: Pete McCann
Piano: Adam Birnbaum
Bass: Evan Gregor
Drums/Percussion: Jared Schonig
Vibraphone: Patricia Franceschy
Harp: Katie Andrews
Solar Quartet + 1      
     Violins: Tomoko Omura, Leonor Falcon
     Viola: Allyson Clare      
     Cello: Brian Sanders      
     Contrabass: Nick Lenchner
Conductor/Trumpet/Compositions: Matt Holman