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Vision Festival 17

Monday June 11th, 2012

At Roulette 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn except Tuesday After Hours and Friday Afternoon Free Show

6:00PM - 7:00PM - Opening Invocation 2012

 

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Patricia Nicholson - words and movement
Fay Victor, Kyoko Kitamura - vocals
William Parker - bass
Hamid Drake, Gerald Cleaver - drums

On the festival walls - Art Installation 'BIRD CALL' by Maura Sheehan

7:00PM - 8:00PM - Kneebody / MoNoMe

Adam Benjamin - keyboards,  Ben Wendel - sax

Kaveh Rastegar, Nate Wood - bass,  Shane Endsley - trumpet

8:00PM - 9:00PM - Dunmall / Shipp / Morris / Cleaver

Paul Dunmall – reed
Matthew Shipp – piano
Joe Morris – bass
Gerald Cleaver - drums

9:00PM - 10:00PM - Sharp / Morris

Tracie Morris - poet
Elliott Sharp - guitar

10:00PM - 11:00PM - Mark Dresser Quintet

Rudresh Mahanthappa - alto sax
Mark Dresser – bass
Michael Dessen – trombone
Denman Maroney – piano
Michael Sarin - drums

Tuesday June 12th, 2012

AUM Fidelity 15th Anniversary Celebration

7:00PM - 8:00PM - Eri Yamamoto / Solo Piano

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8:00PM - 9:00PM - Farmers by Nature

Craig Taborn - piano

William Parker - bass

Gerald Cleaver - drums

9:00PM - 10:00PM - Darius Jones Quartet

Darius Jones - alto saxophone
Matt Mitchell - piano
Trevor Dunn – bass
Ches Smith - drums

10:00PM - 11:00PM - William Parker / In Order To Survive

Cooper-Moore - piano
Lewis Barnes - trumpet
Rob Brown - alto saxophone
William Parker - bass & compositions
Hamid Drake - drums

AFTER HOURS at Clemente Soto Velez 107 Suffolk St. Manhattan

12:00AM - 1:00AM - Sound Band / led by Jemeel Moondoc

Zak Sherzad – sax, didgeridoo
Ras Moshe – sax, flute
Welf Dorr -sax                                                                                                                                  Matt Lavelle - alto clarinet, trumpet
David Moss, Max Johnson – bass
Nicole Federici – viola
Tom Zlabinger – trombone /guitar
Tor Snyder– guitar, harmonica
Tiffany Chang - drums

 

Wednesday June 13th, 2012

Joe McPhee - A LifeTime of Achievement

7:00PM - 8:30PM - Joe McPhee / ANGELS, DEVILS AND HAINTS II

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(Playing in THE GARDENS OF HARLEM - a tribute to Clifford Thornton)
4 basses - Dominic Duval, Michael Bisio, Hilliard Greene, William Parker
4 horns - Steve Swell, Roy Campbell, Joe Giardullo, Joe McPhee
1 violin – Rosie Hertlein
2 percussionist - Warren Smith, Jay Rosen

8:30PM - 9:30PM - Sonny Simmons Ensemble

Sonny Simmons - alto sax, english horn
William Parker - bass
Thomas Bellier - electric guitar
Warren Smith - drums

9:30PM - 10:00PM - Jason Jordan / KnocKnock Dance Co.

music - Joe McPhee

Dancers - So Young An, Darion Smith, Misei Daimaru, Jason Jordan

10:00PM - 11:00PM - The Thing + Joe McPhee

Joe McPhee - sax & trumpet
Mats Gustaffson - tenor baritone
Ingebrigt Haker Flaten - bass
Paal Nilssen-Love - drums

Thursday June 14th, 2012

5:00PM - 7:00PM - Panel - Free Jazz / Free Music - Why Then / Why Now

moderator Scott Currie

Dave Burrell, Hamiet Bluiett, Wadada Leo Smith, Elliott Sharp, Howard Mandel

7:00PM - 8:30PM - ETERNAL UNITY

Dave Burrell - piano
Sabir Mateen - reeds
William Parker - bass
William Hooker - drums

8:30PM - 9:30PM - Dangerous Women / Moving Sound

Patricia Nicholson - dance/words
Connie Crothers - piano

9:30PM - 10:30PM - Ivo Perelman Trio

Whit Dickey - drums
Ivo Perelman - sax
Michael Bisio - bass

10:30PM - 11:30PM - Hamid Drake Ensemble

Jeff Parker – guitar
Jeb Bishop - trombone
Pasquale Mira - vibes
Joshua Abrams – bass
Hamid Drake - drums

Friday June 15th, 2012

at Rutgers Housing / Basketball Court, 200 Madison Street near Pike

3:30PM - 4:30PM - POETS SPEAK / TRIBES GATHERING

Peace Poets /Luke Nephew, Frank Lopez, Emanuel Candelario, Frantz Jerome
Tribes Poets /Edwin Torres, Latasha Diggs, Sheila Maldonado

4:30PM - 5:00PM - Music Is Mine

Youth from 'Music Is Mine' directed by Jean Carla Rodea
Guest Stars:

William Parker bass,reeds
Cooper-Moore - percussion, diddley bow
Hamid Drake - drums


5:00PM - 6:00PM - The Mystery Ensemble

Kidd Jordan - sax
Jean Carla Rodea - vocals
William Parker - bass
Cooper-Moore - didleybow
Hamid Drake - drums

At Roulette

7:00PM - 8:00PM - Sheila Jordan & Jay Clayton / Bebop to Freebop

Jack Wilkins – guitar
Cameron Brown - bass

8:00PM - 8:30PM - Yoshiko Chuma - Intersections

Yoshiko Chuma - Dance

Akihito Obama - shakuhachi

Roy Campbell - trumpet

8:30PM - 9:30PM - Roy Campbell / Ehran Elisha

Roy Campbell - trumpet
Ehran Elisha - drums

9:30PM - 10:30PM - Henry Grimes / Wadada Leo Smith

Henry Grimes – bass, violin
Wadada Leo Smith - trumpet

10:30PM - 11:30PM - Pheeroan akLaff / Dear Freedom Suite

Jun Miyake - saxophones, flutes
Angelica Sanchez - keyboards, voice
Santi Debriano - bass violin, electric guitar
Pheeroan akLaff - percussion, mixed media
Special Guest Amiri Baraka - words

Saturday June 16th, 2012

3:00PM - 5:00PM - The Next Generation - T.I.M.E.

Tom Zlabinger, York College Creative Ensemble
Nicole Federici, Sonic Smithy
Claire Daly, Litchfield Jazz Combo

Jeff Lederer, Brooklyn Frontiers High School

Kidd Jordan leads all 50 students in Albert Ayler's Universal Indians

7:00PM - 7:30PM - OH, Solo

Rachel Bernsen – Dance

7:30PM - 8:30PM - Steve Swell QUINTET

Steve Swell - trombone
Rob Brown - alto
Chris Forbes - piano
Hill Greene - bass
Michael T.A. Thompson - drums

8:30PM - 9:30PM - PREMIERE

Joelle Leandre - bass
Nicole Mitchell - flute
Thomas Buckner - voice

9:30PM - 10:30PM - TRIO 3

Reggie Workman – bass
Andrew Cyrille – drums
Oliver Lake - sax

10:30PM - 11:30PM - Jason Kao Hwang / BURNING BRIDGE

Jason Hwang – violin
Taylor Ho Bynum - cornet, flugelhorn
Ken Filiano - string bass
Andrew Drury - drum set
Wang Guowei – erhu
Joe Daley - tuba
Sun Li – pipa
Steve Swell - trombone

Burning Bridge by Jason Kao Hwang has been made possible with support from Chamber Music America's 2009 New Jazz Works: Commissioning and Ensemble Development program funded through the generosity of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

Sunday June 17th, 2012

Closing Night

4:00PM - 6:00PM - Panel - Freedom for Sale (Poets & Prophets)

Mike Burke moderator (producer Democracy Now)

Amiri Baraka (author, activist), Ewuare X Osayande (author, activist) 

George Shulman (author, educator) Luke Nephew, (poet ,activist) 

Patricia Parker (organizer, poet, dancer)

6:00PM - 7:00PM - Ingrid Laubrock / ANTI-HOUSE

Ingrid Laubrock – saxophone
Mary Halvorson – guitar
Kris Davis – piano
John Hebert – bass
Tom Rainey - drums

7:00PM - 8:00PM - BURNT SUGAR the ARKESTRA CHAMBER / Holy Ghost And Fire

Greg "Ionman" Tate - conduction, guitar, laptop
Lisala, Abby Dobson - vocals
Mikel Banks - vocals, conduction, freak-a-phone
Lewis "Flip" Barnes Jr. – trumpet
Micah Gaugh - alto sax
V. Jeffery Smith, Avram Fefer - tenor sax
"Moist" Paula Henderson - bari sax
Dave "Smoota" Smith- trombone
Andre Lassalle, Ben Tyree - guitar
Bruce Mack - vocals/keyboards
Jason DiMatteo - acoustic bass
Jared Michael Nickerson - electric bass
LaFrae Sci - drums

8:00PM - 8:30PM - Jason Jordan / Breaking

8:30PM - 9:30PM - Rob Brown / Daniel Levin

Rob Brown - alto sax
Daniel Levin - cello

9:30PM - 10:30PM - Kidd Jordan Quintet 2012

Kidd Jordan - alto
Charles Gayle - tenor, piano
J.D. Parron - sax
William Parker - bass
Hamid Drake - drums